The Office of State Planning Coordination (OSPC) works to improve the coordination and effectiveness of land use decisions made by state, county, and municipal governments while building and maintaining a high quality of life in the State of Delaware. [Read More]
What's Going On . . .
June PLUS Meeting Set
An agenda has been posted for the June 22, 2016 meeting of the Preliminary Land Use Service (PLUS). State agency planners will meet to review land use change proposals and planning documents prior to giving input to local governments, who make the final land-use decisions. The meeting will start at 9:00 a.m. in first floor conference room of the Haslet Armory, on Martin Luther King Jr., Blvd. South, in Dover.
Downtown Development District Application Period has closed
The FY16 application period for Downtown Development District applications closed on June 1, 2016. Ten applications were submitted by local governments in all three counties. Applications were received from Clayton, Dagsboro, Georgetown, Harrington, Laurel, Milford, New Castle, New Castle County, Newark, and Smyrna. The applications are now being evaluated for completeness and content by staff from the OSPC and the State Agencies. Please check our website regularly for updates on the review process. The OSPC thanks all local governments for the time and effort they have put into their applications, and for their dedication to downtown revitalization.
Governor Markell Approves 2015 Delaware Strategies for State Policies and Spending
On April 14, 2016, Governor Markell signed Executive Order 59 adopting the 2015 Delaware Strategies for State Polices and Spending. The data is now available through FirstMap as map and feature services as well as download through the Open Data site. View the final document along with additional maps and presentations.