Public Workshop Scheduled for Walton County Comprehensive Plan and Land Development Code Update
SAVE THE DATES!: February 21, 22, and 23, 2017
Walton County will be hosting a public workshop for the update of the Walton County Comprehensive Plan and Land Development Code on Tuesday, February 21st; Wednesday, February 22nd; and Thursday, February 23rd, 2017. The public is invited to attend this workshop and learn about the county’s initiative to update both the Comprehensive Plan and Land Development Code 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 this workshop. Your input is important and will help the county ensure that the Comprehensive Plan and Land Development Code continue to serve the needs of all county citizens.
The workshop will be conducted in three locations throughout Walton County for your convenience with a similar presentation at each.
South – West Walton County
Date: Tuesday, February 21, 2017
Time: 6:00 PM
Location: South Walton Courthouse Annex
31 Coastal Centre Boulevard
Santa Rosa Beach, FL 32459
South – East Walton County
Date: Wednesday, February 22, 2017
Time: 6:00 PM
Location: Rosemary Beach Town Hall
48 South Barrett Square
Panama City Beach, FL 32461
North / Central Walton County
Date: Thursday, February 23, 2017
Time: 6:00 PM
Location: DeFuniak Springs Community Center, Activity Room
361 North 10th Street
DeFuniak Springs, FL 32433
We look forward to seeing you at the workshops!
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Walton County conducted the first set of public workshops for the Walton County Comprehensive Plan and Land Development Code Update. The workshops were held on Tuesday, February 21, 2107 at the South Walton Courthouse Annex in Santa Rosa Beach, on Wednesday, February 22, 2017 at the Rosemary Beach Town Hall in Rosemary Beach, and on Thursday, February 23, 2017 at the DeFuniak Springs Community Center. At the workshops, attendees were introduced to the project and learned about the project scope, when the Comprehensive Plan Update will be completed, why Walton County is undertaking this effort, what the Comprehensive Plan is, how the Comprehensive Plan relates to the Land Development Code, and how the public can stay involved in the project. The public also had an opportunity to provide their input and ask questions about the Comprehensive Plan and project. The South Walton County Public Workshop on Wednesday, February 21st was live streamed by Walton County for viewing through the County website.
Click below to view the video of the Public Workshop presentation at the South Walton Annex on February 21, 2017.
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Public Participation. The Comprehensive Plan and Land Development Code Update is intended to create a community-based plan that builds consensus and support for implementation from the public. Public Participation is designed to involve and capture all segments of the population. Your involvement is encouraged through community workshops and public presentations the public. Public Participation is designed to involve and capture all segments of the population. Your involvement is encouraged through community workshops and public presentations.
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