Comprehensive Plan Update

The Douglas County Comprehensive Plan is required by State law to be updated every five years.  This plan update will be completed by October 2023.  This page is a resource for all of the information you need to stay informed on the Comprehensive Plan Update.  Your participation is encouraged!

Latest Project Updates

Stay updated on the latest information on the Comprehensive Plan Update by following the Project Blog. 

Steering Committee

The Comprehensive Plan Update will be guided by a Steering Committee comprised of citizens and stakeholders.  Steering Committee Meetings can be accessed both in-person and online.  Meetings will be held at the Douglas County Courthouse in the Development Services Department from 11:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. on the following dates. 

  • Thursday, September 8, 2022
  • Thursday, October 13, 2022
  • Thursday, December 1, 2022
  • Thursday, February 2, 2023
  • Thursday, March 9, 2023

Public Input Opportunities

Citizen input is central to the Comprehensive Plan Update.  Look for opportunities to express your views and shape the future of Douglas County. 

September Saturdays

Join us on September 17 and 24 at the Douglas County Courthouse for September Saturdays.  Look for the Comprehensive Plan Update booth and share your feedback. 

Current Comprehensive Plan

You can find the current Douglas County Comprehensive Plan, along with several other Small Area Studies here