Chapter 18.08


18.08.010    Comprehensive plan.

18.08.010 Comprehensive plan.

This title is the regulation that implements the Fairbanks North Star Borough comprehensive plan, adopted in September, 2005. The comprehensive plan is a set of goal and policy statements and a map to guide the physical development of the borough. In accordance with the comprehensive plan, the borough assembly shall guide and regulate the use of land through the adoption and enforcement of a borough-wide zoning ordinance. (Ord. 2005-56 § 2, 2005. 2004 Code § 18.02.010.)


    Annotation: Alaska Statutes require that the borough have a comprehensive plan.

    AS 29.40.030 Comprehensive Plan.

    a. The Comprehensive Plan is a compilation of policy statements, goals, standards, and maps for guiding the physical, social, and economic development, both private and public, of the borough, and may include, but is not limited to, the following: statements of policies, goals, standards, the land use plan, a community facilities plan, a transportation plan, and recommendations for implementation of the Comprehensive Plan.

    b. With the recommendations of the planning commission, the assembly shall adopt by ordinance a comprehensive plan. The assembly shall, after receiving the recommendations of the planning commission, periodically undertake an overall review of the comprehensive plan and update the plan as necessary.