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 . . .
October PLUS Meeting Set
An agenda has been posted for the October 26, 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.
OSPC Annual Report to the Governor now Available
The OPSC has released its Annual Report to the Governor detailing the activities over the past year and an agenda for the current program year. The activities highlighted in the report demonstrate how the OSPC continues to work towards implementing the Governor's land use agenda to create a more efficient and effective government, therefore fostering economic growth and enhancing the quality of life in Delaware.
Downtown Development Districts Funding Availability – Fall 2016
The Delaware State Housing Authority (DSHA) is pleased to announce that the Fall 2016 funding round for the Downtown Development Districts (DDD) grant program is now open!
Grant rebates of up to 20 percent are available to qualified investors with qualified real property investments associated with commercial, industrial, residential or mixed-use buildings or facilities located within any of the eight designated Downtown Development Districts: Dover, Georgetown, Harrington, Laurel, Milford, Seaford, Smyrna and Wilmington.
Investors making qualified real property investment greater than $250,000 must apply for a Large Project Reservation no later than December 12, 2016 by 4:00 pm. Investors making a qualified real property investment between $15,000 and $250,000 may apply on a rolling basis, as long as funding is available.
For more information including Program guidelines and application materials, or contact Penny Pierson at 302-739-0246.
Statewide Mobility Coordination Forum – October 18th
The Institute for Public Administration (IPA), in partnership with DelDOT, is working on a path forward to address the specialized transportation issues in Delaware. We invite you to attend the Statewide Mobility Coordination Forum, which will be held October 18, 2016 at the Dover Public Library, Multi-Purpose Room C, from 9:15 am to 12:30 p.m.