The Phase I Comprehensive Plan Updates (including the Coastal Management, Conservation, Housing, and Recreation and Open Space Elements) were transmitted to the Florida Department of Economic Opportunity for state agency review on September 21, 2017. The Board of County Commissioners approved transmittal of Phase I of the Comprehensive Plan Updates at a regularly scheduled meeting conducted on September 12, 2017. Phase I of the Comprehensive Plan Update approved by the Board of County Commissioners included recommendations from the Planning Commission as discussed at their meeting conducted on June 12, 2017. The proposed Phase I Comprehensive Plan Update transmitted to the State and the supporting documentation can be viewed by clicking on the links below:
Coastal Management Element
Coastal Management Element Support Documentation
Conservation Element Support Documentation
Housing Element Support Documentation
Recreation, Open Space and Greenways Element
Recreation, Open Space and Greenways Element Supporting Documentation
Click here to view the BOCC meeting for Phase I of the Comprehensive Plan Update from September 12, 2017.
Click here to view the Planning Commission meeting for Phase I of the Comprehensive Plan Update conducted on June 12, 2017.
The Phase II Comprehensive Plan Updates (including the Future Land Use Element and Economic Development Elements) were transmitted to the Florida Department of Economic Opportunity for state agency review. The Board of County Commissioners approved transmittal of the Phase II Comprehensive Plan Updates at a regularly scheduled meeting conducted on October 10, 2017. Phase II of the Comprehensive Plan Update approved for transmittal included recommendations from the Planning Commission as discussed at their meeting conducted on August 21, 2017. The transmitted Phase II Comprehensive Plan Update can be viewed by clicking on the documents below. The previous Work-In Progress Draft
Future Land Use Element
Economic Development Element
Save The Dates! November 13, 15 and 16, 2017
Walton County will be hosting public workshops for the update of the Walton County Land Development Code on November 13, 15 and 16, 2017. The public is invited to attend the workshops and learn about the county’s initiative to update the Land Development Code for consistency with the Comprehensive Plan and to achieve a high quality built environment while preserving and enhancing the natural environment. Meeting participants will have an opportunity to provide input on areas of concern.
The public is encouraged to attend the workshops. Your input is important and will help the county ensure that the Land Development Code continues to serve the needs of all county citizens.
The workshops will be conducted in three locations for your convenience:
Santa Rosa Beach
Date: Monday, November 13
Time: 6:00 pm
Location: South Walton Courthouse Annex
31 Coastal Centre Boulevard
Santa Rosa Beach, FL 32459
North / Central Walton County
Date: Wednesday, November 15
Time: 6:00 pm
Location: Freeport Community Center
16040 331 Business
Freeport, FL 32439
Date: Thursday, November 16
Time: 6:00 pm
Location: Rosemary Beach Town Hall
48 South Barrett Square
Panama City Beach, FL 32461
We look forward to seeing you and your input at the workshops.