Plano will conserve and enhance established residential neighborhoods through city programs, initiatives, and regulations that support neighborhood identity; ensure safe, walkable communities; and preserve the suburban form that contributes to the overall character and livability of the neighborhoods.
Establish programs and initiatives that enable homeowners to maintain and enhance their properties and neighborhoods.
Review and update the Housing Value and Retention Analysis study to compare and coordinate with the Comprehensive Plan.
Conserve Plano’s established residential neighborhoods to maintain an inventory of entry level housing.
Monitor and evaluate the impacts of the Great Update Rebate program and modify to improve effectiveness over time.
Review residential zoning to ensure housing standards allow residents to age in place, care for dependents, and meet special needs, while maintaining neighborhood integrity.
Work with neighborhoods to identify community character within residential areas and build opportunities to enhance neighborhood identity.
Partner with local school districts to prioritize neighborhood services and programs to make elementary schools desirable for young families.