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Draft 2040 Comprehensive Plan

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  1. The city is currently in the process of updating its 2030 Comprehensive Plan and expects to implement its new, 2040 Comprehensive Plan, in the second half of 2019.

    The City Council approved the draft 2040 Comprehensive Plan on July 25, 2018, surrounding communities and impacted agencies were provided with a six-month review period to study the draft Plan, and the Metropolitan Council declared the draft Plan to be complete on May 13, 2019. The Metropolitan Council is currently in the midst of a 120-day review period to ensure that Woodbury’s draft 2040 Plan meets all Metropolitan Land Planning Act requirements, conforms to regional systems, is consistent with the 2040 Regional Development Framework and is compatible with the plans of adjacent jurisdictions. The city expects to put the 2040 Comprehensive Plan into effect in the second half of 2019.

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Public Input
The city values the input and ideas of its citizens and business owners. Updating the Comprehensive Plan is critical to the city's future success. Residents can sign up for the 2040 Comprehensive Plan list in the city's InTouch email notification system.

For more information on the Comprehensive Plan update, contact Karl Batalden, community development coordinator, at (651) 414-3438 or

Frequently asked Questions
See below for common questions regarding the draft 2040 Comprehensive Plan, or download a print-friendly version.

What is a comprehensive plan?

What is Woodbury's approach to long-term planning?

What is the process for updating the plan?

How does the draft 2040 Comprehensive Plan affect sustainable water?

How does the draft 2040 Comprehensive Plan affect future job growth?

How does the draft 2040 Comprehensive Plan affect the parks and recreation system?

How does the draft 2040 Comprehensive Plan affect residential neighborhoods and housing choices?