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Millcreek Together represents an exciting community-wide planning effort by the City to create a the first General Plan. The plan will serve as a policy guide for the City over the next ten to twenty years. Millcreek Together will be a collaborative and inclusive process in which all residents are encouraged to participate!
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Why do we start with visioning?
"If you don't know where you are going - you might end up someplace else." Yogi Berra
Community visioning is the process of developing consensus about what future the community wants, and then deciding what is necessary to achieve it. A vision statement captures what community members most value about their community and the shared image of what they want their community to become. As described below, the vision sets the foundation for the rest of the plan, so this is a very important step in the process to create the City’s General Plan.
The General Plan will guide land use development and public investment decisions. This guidance is intended to help make Millcreek more prosperous, healthy, equitable, and resilient. The General Plan will include four elements that work together to accomplish this goal:
See the full process to develop the General Plan here.