2008-2035 Master Plan City of Perry "Planning for Perry’s Future” August 13, 2008. Presentation by Bradley Sharlow and Samara Hamilton. Welcome. What is a Master Plan?.
Presentation by Bradley Sharlow and Samara Hamilton
A land use and infrastructure plan that sets forth local goals, objectives, and policies for community growth and/or redevelopment over the next 20-30 years (Michigan Planning Enabling Act (MPEA), 2008).
Required to be updated every five years
a. Is coordinated, adjusted, harmonious, efficient, and economical.
b. Considers the character of the planning jurisdiction and its suitability for particular uses, judged in terms of such factors as trends in land and population development.
c. Will, in accordance with present and future needs, best promote public health, safety, morals, order, convenience, prosperity, and general welfare.
i. A system of transportation to lessen congestion on streets.
purchase of VACTOR/sewer jet
at the north and south city limits
Snyder’s IGA and Perry Elementary (2006)
Population = 2,086 persons in 2006Demographics - Population
84%Demographics - Households
Retail, 213, 21%
City Services, 76,
Schools, 223, 22%
Service, 374, 36%Demographics - Employment
Planning Commission updates to be addressed in early 2009.
make sense for community
as a whole