Comprehensive Land Use Plan

Cape Fear Council of Governments

Boiling Spring Lakes Land Use Plan Update/Enhancements 2015

Project Description

Land Use Plans are a requirement of the Coastal Area Management Act. It collaborates with other existing plans and polices to provide a snapshot of the jurisdiction and provides long-range growth techniques. Growth patterns of future land uses within the municipalities are identified. The land Use Plan serves as a guideline to the community's vision, not a zoning document. Balancing the needs of varying land uses in a way that protects the economic and environmental assets of a community is a core principal of Land Use Plans

Project Benefits

Promotes public health, safety, and general welfare by providing efficiency and economy in the process of growth.


A guided document that Provides land development/use analysis, strategic planning initiatives, and establishes policies on future land use. Land use Plans contain a combination of maps, guidelines and general development Policies.

Land Use Plan ~ 2017