This is an update to the Comprehensive Plan for the City of Plant City. The changes were developed to address legislative mandates, correct inconsistencies, prioritize staff resources, update project status and encourage future economic opportunities within Plant City. The changes also include a renaming of the comprehensive plan to Imagine 2040: Plant City Comprehensive Plan. The update comes after an extensive public outreach campaign to determine the desires of citizens in shaping growth and development in Plant City and throughout Hillsborough County. The campaign took over one year and gathered feedback from over 6,000 citizens throughout Hillsborough County and its three cities.
The Planning Commission found the updated plan consistent at their Public Hearing on August 24, 2015.
The Plant City Planning Board recommended the updated plan to the Plant City City Commission on August 27, 2015.
The Plant City City Commission transmitted the draft plan to the Department of Economic Opportunity for review on October 26, 2015.
The Plant City City Commission Adopted the plan on February 8, 2016.
The Imagine 2040: Plant City Comprehensive Plan became effective March 24, 2016.