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Local Planning Resources

Program Description | Planning Information & Resources | Contact Information

The Office of Planning and Environmental Management provides variety of useful tools and resources to help local governments comply with state requirements for Local Comprehensive Plans

Preparing Your Local Plan

DCA Rules for Local Comprehensive Planning 110-12-1  

Supplemental Planning Recommendations

Data & Mapping Resources

Selecting a Plan Preparer

Planning for Community Involvement

Planning for Character Areas

Model Cover Letter


View Community Plans

Good Plan Examples

View All Current Local Plans


Related Programs

Development Impact Fees & Capital Improvements Planning

Service Delivery Strategies


Other Resources

Quality Community Objectives

Why Do We Plan?

Selling Planning and Quality Growth

Planning Press Kit

Programs linked to Qualified Local Government-QLG Designation


Contact Information

For more information about planning and environmental management, please contact the Office of Planning and Environmental Management at 404-679-5279.

Georgia Department of Community Affairs
60 Executive Park South, N.E.
Atlanta, Georgia 30329-2231