Master Plan Update

Adopted by the Garfield Township Planning Commission on May 17, 2010.

Master Plan Update - PDF

  1. Introduction and Executive Summary....1
    • Regional Setting
    • Authority
    • Purpose
    • Public Involvement
    • Executive Summary
  2. Existing Land Use....5
    • Introduction
    • Survey Methodology
    • Land Use Characteristics
  3. Natural Features Assessment....9
    • Introduction
    • Topography
    • Woodlands
    • Soil Conditions
    • Wind Resources
  4. Socioeconomic Profile....13
    • Introduction
    • Population Profile
    • Housing Profile
    • Income Profile
    • Employment Profile
  5. Transportation, Utilities and Services Assessment....23
    • Introduction
    • Transportation
    • Public Utilities and Services
  6. Goals and Objectives....27
    • Introduction
    • Goals and Objectives Defined
    • Basis for the Goals and Objectives
    • Goals and Objectives
  7. Future Land Use Plan....35
    • Introduction
    • Plan Recommendations
    • Zoning Plan
  8. Implementation Resources....41
    • Introduction
    • Public Support of the Master Plan
    • Zoning Ordinance
    • Enforcement
    • Capital Improvements Program
    • Planning Education
    • Funding Opportunities
    • 5-Year Master Plan Review
  9. Appendix: Mapping....47

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