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The New Plan Has Been Adopted
2017 Comprehensive Plan (adopted 3-06-17 by Resolution 3784)

Below are a few of the recent presentations from the consultants, which contain recommendations for the final draft of the Comprehensive Plan. 

March 6th City Council meeting
February 13th P&Z meeting
January 17th City Council meeting
January 3rd City Council meeting

Public Engagement Summary
The success of the Comprehensive Plan relies heavily upon citizen input and involvement.  Ample opportunities for both input and involvement are available throughout the process.  Below is a history of public input opportunities thus far:

  • In late April, the consultant team met with 10 different focus groups to launch the public input campaign.
  • On May 4th, an open town hall meeting was held for the community to meet with the consultant team.
  • In early May, a charrette was held with property owners and other stakeholders of the Turnpike overlay district.
  • At its May meeting, the EDC heard a presentation from the Community Development Director that included early feedback from the focus groups.
  • The first of many Facebook surveys commenced in May.
  • In late May, 2 additional focus groups met with the consultant team to discuss Sachse.
  • The 2nd survey hit Facebook in June.  Additional ones drilling deeper into key issues are expected later in summer.
  • On June 20th, the consultants provided initial feedback and an update to City Council in an open meeting.
  • Members of the consultant team attended the Red, White, & Blue Blast to survey attendees.
  • Staff provided the City Council with an update on its status on July 5th.
  • 2 focus groups for Woodbridge were held on July 6th and July 7th.
  • A charrette for the Old Town area, including SH 78, was held on July 27th.
  • A charrette for the industrial tract off Ranch Road was held on July 28th.
  • Staff presented to EDC on July 21st.
  • Staff presented to P&Z on July 25th.
  • Staff presented to City Council on August 15th.
  • CPAC held its first meeting on September 12th.
  • Staff provided a status update to Council on September 19th.
  • The final surveys were completed in mid/late September.
  • A stakeholder luncheon for PGBT was held on October 10th.
  • CPAC had its second meeting on October 10th.
  • A joint work session between City Council, P&Z, and EDC was held on October 11th.
  • A public town hall meeting was held on October 18th.
  • Staff presented to the Parks board an update on November 10th.
  • The 3rd CPAC meeting was on November 16th.
  • The City Council heard a presentation on Comp Plan recommendations on January 3rd.
  • The City Council received a presentation on the Comprehensive Plan on January 17th.
  • The EDC received a presentation on the Comp Plan on January 19th.
  • P&Z conducted a public hearing on January 23rd.
  • Staff presented to P&Z at a work session on February 13th.
  • The Plan was published online and made available for review at City Hall.
  • P&Z unanimously recommended approval of the Plan after a public hearing on February 27th.
  • Following a public hearing, the City Council unanimously recommended approval of the 2017 Comprehensive Plan on March 6th, 2017.
  • An appreciation dinner for the CPAC was held on April 4th.
  • Throughout the process, staff and the consultants were available for personalized consultations for those wanting to ask questions, share ideas, or express concerns.

Comprehensive Plan Advisory Committee (CPAC)
The CPAC is comprised of 10 Sachse residents (7 appointed by each Council member, and 1 each from P&Z, EDC, and Parks) who will meet with the consultant team once various plan elements are ready for review.  The CPAC provides input in terms of visioning, recommendations, and community values to assist in forging a shared vision for Sachse's future.

CPAC Members:
  • Jeanie Marten
  • Charles Smith
  • Paul Pakebusch
  • Ed Brown
  • Norman Hall
  • Tricia Lindsey
  • CW Butch Cernosek
  • David Hock
  • Lindsey Buhler
  • Niloufer Watkins

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