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The General Plan

The General Plan is the primary tool for guiding future development and character of the city over the next 20 years. State law requires the city to update its General Plan every 10 years.


Draft Scottsdale General Plan 2035

Since June of 2013 a 25 member, citizen Task Force has been working with the community to draft an updated General Plan. The Task Force recommended plan is now available for review and comment.

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Draft Scottsdale General Plan 2035 public hearing process continues

The draft General Plan 2035 has been the subject of public discussion with both the Planning Commission and City Council. Recent City Council direction has postponed possible recommendation of the draft to a date to be determined. City Council will discuss the plan and process further at an October study session meeting.


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City of Scottsdale General Plan 2001GP_Cover_2001

  • Adopted by City Council on Oct. 30, 2001
  • Ratified by Scottsdale voters March 2002



General Plan Questions & Comments

Email: generalplan@scottsdaleaz.gov
Phone: 480-312-3111