This project website is intended to be your one-stop-shop to learn about the Henry County comprehensive planning process and ways you can get involved.
We have a few places where you can simply send us your feedback right now.
As we work together to shape the future of the county, we will develop a working framework for local land use policy making.
What do we mean by “a working framework for local land use policy making?”
The working framework is essentially a guide that elected and appointed officials can reference when a new development, or redevelopment, is proposed by a property owner or developer.
Enhance the inherent qualities of Henry County
Identify and then share the values and needs of the whole community
Establish a clear vision and prepare for future growth and development
Create a document with strategies to help manage and facilitate desirable outcomes, as expressed by the larger community
Thank you for your interest in this project and in the future of Henry County!
March 2018. After months of study, review and public comment, and following the favorable recommendation for the adoption of the new Henry County Comprehensive Plan by the Planning Commission, the Henry County Commissioners recently identified some additional adjustments that they would like the Planning Commission to consider. For more information pertaining to these recent changes and to access an electronic copy of the current draft plan, click here. It is anticipated that the County Commissioners will take action on the comprehensive plan at their next regularly scheduled meeting on Wednesday, March 28. For more information about the adoption process in general, click here and scroll to the bottom of the FAQs page.