Modify local land use plans and ordinances to require and support compact development patterns, creating more walkable and affordable communities. Align growth and infrastructure policies to support compact development.


ST-12.1 Identify potential changes to local government future land use maps/comprehensive plans and other plans to require and support compact development, including TOD.

IMPLEMENTERS: local governments

ST-12.2 Adopt form-based codes with physical form, the design of buildings and the public realm, and an emphasis on mixed and evolving land uses as organizing principles.

IMPLEMENTERS: local governments, regional planning councils