Community Development  

Community development encompasses a wide variety of program areas that all contribute to making our communities and neighborhoods attractive and safe places to live, work, and play. WCWRPC can assist with the successful planning, development, and implementation of your community program or project. We want to help you realize your community’s vision and goals.


Project Types    
  • County and community comprehensive plans


  • Transportation corridor planning
  • Land use and farmland preservation planning
  • Urban design
  • Zoning, subdivision, and other related regulations
  • Emergency preparedness
  • Planning and analysis of community services
  • Downtown revitalization
  • Brownfield development


  • Capital improvement plans
  •  Mapping/GIS analysis and visualization
  • Costs of services studies
  • Grant writing and administration
  • Outdoor recreation and trail plans
  • Tax Increment Financing (TIF) 
  • LEED consultation
  • Sustainable development planning



For a PDF handout with additional information click here.

The contact for this service area is:  Chris Straight