2006 Benton County Comprehensive Plan

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Introduction

Land Use Plan Summary

Planning Framework

Overview,  3-1
Agriculture and the Benton County Economy, 3-3
Land Use, 3-6
Population Characteristics, 3-9
Housing, 3-11
County Parks, 3-13
Regional and State Trails, 3-13
Ecologically Sensitive and Unique Areas, 3-14
Summary of Major Planning Issues, 3-20

Goals and Policies

General, 4-1
Land Use, 4-2
Housing, 4-4
Public Facilities, 4-5
Transportation, 4-6
Economic Development, 4-8
Environment, 4-9

Land Use Plan

Agricultural Land Use Area, 5-1
Rural Land Use Area, 5-5
Urban Growth Land Use Area, 5-5
Rural Residential Land Use Area, 5-8
Rural Service Centers, 5-9
Orderly Annexation Areas, 5-9
Commercial and Industrial Area, 5-10
Shoreland Protection Area, 5-11
Floodplain Management Area, 5-11
Implementation of the Land Use Plan, 5-11
Plan Monitoring, 5-12 

Transportation System Analysis and Plan

Introduction, 6-1
Existing Conditions, 6-1
Road System Improvement Plans, 6-3
Public Transit, 6-4

2005 Land Use Map

2006 Benton County Land Use Plan

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