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HomeMy WebLinkAboutRES 03.11.1986- Development PlanL) Resolution No. A RESOLUTION OF THE CITY COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF GEORGETOWN, TEXAS MAKING CERTAIN FINDINGS OF FACT AND ADOPTING THE "DEVELOPMENT PLAN" AS THE GRAPHIC REPRESENTATION OF THE LAND USE, THOROUGHFARES, AND PARKS AND OPEN SPACE ELEMENTS OF THE COMPREHENSIVE PLAN FOR THE CITY OF GEORGETOWN. WHEREAS, the City Council recognizes the need for a plan to guide, regulate and manage future physical development within the corporate limits and extraterritorial jurisdiction of the City of Georgetown,_ and WHEREAS, the City Council desires to ensure the most appropriate and beneficial use of land, water and other natural resources, in order to preserve, promote, protect and improve the public health, safety, comfort, order, convenience and general welfare; to prevent the over- crowding of land and avoid undue concentration or diffusion of population and urban land uses; to facilitate the adequate and efficient provision of transportation, water, wastewater, school, park and recreation facilities and housing and employment opportunities; to conserve, utilize.. and protect cultural resources, consistent with the public interest, and WHEREAS, the City Council acknowledges the efficiency and utility of a graphic representation of desired types and locations of urban development within the corporate limits of the City of Georgetown and the City's extraterritorial jurisdiction;,and, WHEREAS,the graphic exhibit titled "Development Plan", dated March, 1986, a photograph of which is attached hereto, presents a graphic composite of the recommendations of the City of Georgetown's Comprehensive Planning Studies prepared by Samuel L. Wyse and Associates regarding land use, public thoroughfares, and parks and open space, and WHEREAS, the City Council finds the above described "Development Plan" concisely and efficiently presents the desired types and locations of land use, thoroughfares, parks, and open spaces to be preserved and developed within the corporate limits of the City of Georgetown and its extraterritorial jurisdiction, NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED by the City Council of the City of Georgetown, Texas THAT the "Development Plan" as described herein is hereby adopted as the graphic :representation of the Land Use element, the Parks and Open Space element, and the Thoroughfares element of the Comprehensive Plan of the City of Georgetown, and THAT the "Development Plan" shall be considered by the City Council, the City staff and all City boards and commissions as a guide to their respective investigations, analyses and actions regarding proposals by any party(s) for the development or redevelopment of land, aIld THAT the "Development Plan" shall be available for inspection by the public at the offices of the Planning Department of the City of Georgetown, Approved by the C' y Council Texas this 11-.d y of March ATTESv Pat Caballero, City Secretary pproved as to form: Stump & Stump City Attorney of the City of Georgetown, 19 86. Carl Doering, major Attachment to resolution approved 3/11/86 by the Georgetown City Council adopting the graphic Development Plan. DEVELOPMENT Georgetown,