Department of Planning (and some others) reports
The Department of Planning prepares various research reports to assist other departments and the County Council in their decision-making. It seems that more of these reports were done for many years under the previous administration and the leadership of Pat Keller as head of the Office of Planning. While there are a few such studies and reports online now, others can only be found from Archives. The links below provide a comprehensive list of those that can now be found.
The Planning Department prepares, annually, reports on school overcrowding, including numbers to be used in evaluating the impact from new developments (even if they are so ridiculous that a hearing officer laughed when some were presented in a recent hearing!)
The following, except for the latest, are from the archives.
* The enrollment data given is very confusing. Note that the Sept 30, 2017 report is dated at the bottom as Feb 20, 2017, a different school year. The meta data inside the file says that it was created on Feb 22, 2018.
Check here for more recent school reports.
The Planning Department prepares various reports that summarize how much development has taken place in the county.
Rural Development and Zoning Overview (prepared for the CZMP 2008) (860 kB)
Updated 18 Dec 2019