May 6, 2014 - Ryberg Auditorium in Sterling, 6:30 pm
May 8, 2014 - Odell Public Library, Community Room in Morrison, 6:30 pm
NOTICE of COMPLETED DRAFT PLAN
Whiteside County is in the final phases of drafting a Comprehensive Plan, a plan to guide development and positive change over the next 20 years. The completed draft plan is available for review, and a summary will be presented for discussion at each of two public meetings. The first meeting will be held on Tuesday, May 6, 2014 in the Ryberg Auditorium, located in CGH Medical Center Hospital, 100 E. LeFevre, Sterling. The second meeting will be held on Thursday, May 8, 2014 in the Odell Public Library Community Room, 307 South Madison Street, Morrison. Both locations are handicap accessible. Doors will open at 6:15 pm. The meetings will include a brief overview of the planning process and purpose, followed by a summary of policies and recommended actions in the plan. The plan addresses land use and development, transportation, economic development, housing, agriculture and natural hazards. All interested parties are encouraged to attend one of the meetings – please help us create a plan that truly represents the interests of the County!
The completed draft plan is available online at WhitesidePlan.com.
Questions about the planning process should be directed to Betty Steinert, Whiteside County Economic Development,
772-5182, 200 East Knox Street, Morrison, IL 61270.