PlanNHC Documents

The New Hanover County Comprehensive Plan is organized into “Chapters” that represent each different phase of the project. Below are the chapters that currently exist either finalized or in draft form as noted. The completion of the Comprehensive Plan is scheduled for the summer of 2015.

Chapter 1 describes the beginning of the first comprehensive plan for New Hanover County and the public engagement process. Please click the link below to view Chapter 1.

The existing conditions report is a snapshot of the status of New Hanover County. It includes a variety of facts about the economy, demographic make up, transportation, the natural environment and lots more. Please click the link below to view the report.

Though citizen lead theme committees New Hanover County took a comprehensive look at issues and topics in the county and discussed strategies to maintain and improve the overall quality of life. Please click the link below to view the report.

Chapter 5: Building the Future is the last chapter of the comprehensive plan. It explores the strategy for implementation of the plan.

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