HELP SHAPE WHAT OUR FUTURE LOOKS LIKE
Sustainable Saratoga has been reviewing the Unified Development Ordinance (UDO) draft. The UDO articulates the city’s land use regulations — both conservation and development standards — so we encourage citizens to be informed and to participate.
This zoning ordinance is vitally important for all city residents, because it sets the framework for the city’s development, land conservation, aesthetics, and character. Those rules must be based on the city’s Comprehensive Plan, the blueprint and vision for our community’s management of land and other precious resources.
For the past 30 years the “City in the Country” has been the prevailing land use concept for Saratoga Springs. This was reaffirmed in the opening page of the 2015 Comprehensive Plan: