Draft Master Plan Elements

Vision, Goals and Policies

  • Vision Statement
  • Goals and Policies

Land Use

  • Introduction
  • Historic land use patterns
  • Northborough’s Land Use Geography: Neighborhoods and Features
  • Zoning
  • Managing Land Use and Community Design
  • Future Land Use Vision
  • Recommendations

Transportation, Circulation and Parking

  • Introduction
  • Regional Context
  • Transportation Network
  • Parking Demand
  • Future Conditions
  • Recommendations

Housing

  • Introduction
  • Population and Household Characteristics
  • Key Findings and Statement of Needs
  • Housing Trends and Needs Assessment
  • Housing Production Plan recommendations
  • Recommendations

Economic Development

  • Introduction
  • Northborough's Economic Profile/Conditions
  • Previous economic development plans
  • Recommendations

Amenities/Resources

  • Open Space and Recreation
    • Introduction
    • Regional Context
    • Open Space and Recreation Needs
    • Recommendations of Recreation and Open Space Plan
    • Recommendations
  • Natural, Cultural and Historic Resources
    • Introduction
    • Regional Context
    • Natural, Cultural and Historic Resources in Watertown
    • Environmental Challenges
    • Resource Protection

Facilities, Services and Partnerships

  • Introduction
  • Northborough's Local Government
  • Education
  • Water Supply and Wastewater Management
  • Solid Waste and Recycling
  • Stormwater
  • Public Safety
  • Community Services
  • Public Health
  • Recommendations

Implementation/Action Plan

  • Summary of Recommended Actions
  • Capital Improvements
  • Matrix (Actions, Responsible Parties, Timing, Funding)
 

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Historical marker for the Wachusett Aqueduct