As part of the Sussex County Comprehensive Plan, the County is conducting extensive research about the community. This includes demographic and population research, housing growth, and an in-depth look at topics such as transportation, economic development, and natural resource protection. Visit this page to view the 2018 Comprehensive Plan draft documents.

Draft Document

Chapter 1 – Introduction

Draft Vision Statement

Chapter 2 – Population and Demographics

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Chapter 3 – Planning Process

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Chapter 4 – Vision, Goals and Objectives

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Chapter 5 – Future Land Use

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Chapter 6 – Conservation

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Chapter 7 – Recreation and Open Space

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Chapter 8 – Utilities

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Chapter 9 – Housing

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Chapter 10 – Economic Development

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Chapter 11 – Historic Preservation

The Historic Preservation chapter of the 2018 Sussex County Comprehensive Plan is now ready for public review.

Draft Historic Preservation Chapter

Chapter 12 – Intergovernmental Coordination

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Chapter 13 – Community Design

The Community Design chapter of the 2018 Sussex County Comprehensive Plan is now ready for public review.

Draft Community Design Chapter

Chapter 14 – Mobility

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