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 . . .
DNREC Watershed Stewardship announces Floodplain Management Course – August 11-14, 2014
Managing Floodplain Development Through the National Flood Insurance Program is geared towards local officials responsible for administering local floodplain management ordinances. The course will focus on the NFIP and concepts of floodplain management, Flood Insurance Rate Maps and Flood Insurance Studies, ordinance administration, and the relationship between floodplain management and flood insurance. Note: you must register separately with ASFPM if you plan to take the Certified Floodplain Managers exam on Friday, August 15, 2014. To register contact Marcia Cagle.
September PLUS Meeting Set
An agenda has been posted for the September 24, 2014 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 (#133) of the Haslet Armory, on Martin Luther King Jr., Blvd. South, in Dover.