Area Plans are small-scale plans that account for the unique conditions and needs of specific parts of the county. Maricopa County has 13 area plans that range in size and scope. Area plans include policies, a future land use map, and an implementation program. Although area plans address local needs, they nonetheless support and maintain consistency with Vision 2030, the countywide comprehensive plan and will be updated as necessary to reflect this support.
The project area is roughly bounded by Carefree Highway to the south, the Town of Cave Creek and the Tonto National Forest to the east, to the north and west by Yavapai County and at the southwest by the cities of Peoria and Phoenix.
If you were not able to attend the Community Workshop #2 on December 12, 2018, your input is still important to us! Please take a moment to complete this brief survey at https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/GFZ3Z9W
Let’s work together to ensure that the Area Plan represents the wishes and needs of the New River/Desert Hills community!