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Gwinnett 2040 Unified Plan
The Department of Planning & Development, in conjunction with consulting firm Pond & Company and its team of subconsultants, has begun preliminary work on the County’s 2040 Unified Plan.  The Georgia Department of Community Affairs requires all counties and cities in the state to have a comprehensive plan, which Gwinnett calls a “unified plan.” 

The purpose of the Unified Plan is to provide a road map of how the County’s residents and other stakeholders want to see it grow and develop over the next 20 years.  Please see below for other frequently asked questions regarding the development of the plan.

does Gwinnett County need a Unified Plan?
  • Required by the State and enables the County to receive various funds
  • An opportunity to review conditions in the community
  • An opportunity to anticipate future needs
  • An opportunity to establish short-term goals and a long-term vision to guide growth and development over the next 20+ years

WHAT is addressed by the Unified Plan?

  • Community Goals
  • Needs & Opportunities
  • Community Work Program
  • Housing
  • Transportation
  • Economic Development
  • Land Use

WHO provides input into the Unified Plan?

  • Elected Officials
  • Citizens
  • Regulatory Agencies
  • Planning Advisory Committee (PAC)
  • Business & Community Leaders
  • County Staff & Consultant Team