Planning News Archive

Planning News Archive

This page lists past issues of Planning News, a bi-monthly newsletter produced by the City-County Planning Board. Each edition is listed by year and month with the feature article. See the Planning Newsletter page for the most recent edition of Planning News.


January Inspections Division Wins International Recognition for Code Innovation [pdf/1.84mb/2p]
March Lighting Ordinance Adopted by City and County


January Where Have We Been? Where Are We Going? [pdf/379kb/2p]
March Northeast Suburban Area Plan Adopted [pdf/1.4mb/2p]
May May is National Historic Preservation Month and Forsyth County is Ready to Celebrate! [pdf/508kb/2p]
July Paul Norby's Retirement, Silver Hill Historic Marker Unveiling and the Community Appearance Awards [pdf/2.40mb/2p]
September West Suburban Area Plan Update, Applications Now Being Accepted for the 2019 Historic Marker Program, Downtown Streetscape Master Plan Underway [pdf/1.24mb/2p]
November Aaron King is the New Director of Planning and Development Services, Ordinance Change Allows Multifamily Housing in More Zoning Districts, Peters Creek Growth Corridor Plan Kickoff, Roots Day in North Hills Neighborhood, Polo Fields at Reynolda Historic Marker Unveiling [pdf/566kb/2p]


January Building Momentum for the Future [pdf/631kb/2p]
March Commercial Development/Redevelopment Design Techniques [pdf/797kb/2p]
May May is Historic Preservation Month [pdf/585kb/2p]
July Designing Community Institutions to Complement Neighborhoods [pdf/934kb/2p]
September Northwest Winston-Salem Area Plan Update Adopted [pdf/1mb/2p]
November West Suburban Area Plan Underway [pdf/611kb/2p]


January 2016 Marks 250 Years of Progress that Began in Salem [pdf/665kb/2p]
March Southeast Suburban Area Plan [pdf/775kb/2p]
May Celebrate Historic Preservation Month [pdf/775kb/2p]
July Context Sensitive Multifamily Design Techniques [pdf/655kb/2p]
September Southwest Winston-Salem Area Plan Update [pdf/719kb/2p]
November Roots Day 2016 in the Smith Farm Neighborhood [pdf/1mb/2p]


January Our Community Moving into the New Year…and the Future! [pdf/548kb/2p]
March Winston-Salem Residential Opportunity Areas Report Now Available [pdf/665kb/2p]
May Historic Preservation Month - May 2015 [pdf/523kb/2p]
July Area Plan Implementation Status Report [pdf/791kb/2p]
September East-Northeast Winston-Salem Area Plan Update [pdf/910kb/2p]
November Accessory Dwellings Text Amendment [pdf/488kb/2p]


January The Year that Was and the Year Ahead.... [pdf/1mb/2p]
March Transmission Tower Ordinance Adopted [pdf/1mb/2p]
May Historic Preservation Month May 2014 [pdf/2mb/2p]
July Fourth Street Honored with "Great Main Street" Designation [pdf/2mb/2p]
September The Legacy 2030 Update – 2014 Status Report [pdf/2mb/2p]
October Winston-Salem: A Study in Growth, Resilience, and Adaptability [pdf/5mb/4p]
November Belews Street Neighborhood Remembered [pdf/3mb/2p]


January 2012 – A Year of Planning for the Future [pdf/176kb/2p]
March Legacy 2030 Adopted Countywide [pdf/154kb/2p]
May Winston-Salem Celebrates 100 Years! [pdf/232kb/2p]
July Visualization in the Southeast Winston-Salem Area Plan [pdf/1.6mb/2p]
September Pythian Hall Historic Marker Unveiled [pdf/1.2mb/2p]
November Roots Day 2013 in Castle Heights Neighborhood [pdf/1.19mb/2p]


January 2012 – A Year of Anticipation [pdf/171kb/2p]
March New Guidelines for Old Salem and Bethabara Historic Districts
May Historic Preservation Month - 2012 [pdf/211kb/2p]
July Legacy 2030 Public Hearing Scheduled [pdf/152kb/2p]
September Planning Board Adopts Legacy 2030 Plan [pdf/171k/2p]
November New Downtown Plan Promotes Progress [pdf/233k/2p]


January Looking back....Looking Forward [pdf/140kb/2p]
March Forsyth County Unique Blend of Urban and Rural [pdf/183kb/2p]
May Give input on Community's "blueprint for growth" [pdf/252kb/2p]
July Discussions Continue on the Growth by 2030 [pdf/335kb/2p]
September Learn How Your City Works at Bookmarks Festival [pdf/216kb/2p]
November 19th Annual Community Roots Day [pdf/316kb/2p]


January Making Sense of Place [pdf/191kb/2p]
March 2010 Census Billboard Winners are Announced [pdf/237kb/2p]
May Historic Preservation Month [pdf/254kb/2p]
July Kids in Planning Program creates Wilson City [pdf/230kb/2p]
September New Area Plans to Begin Work [pdf/324kb/2p]
November Eighteenth Annual Community Roots Day [pdf/267kb/2p]


January Establishing a Legacy [pdf/153kb/2p]
March Architectural Survey [pdf/217kb/2p]
May Historic Preservation Month [pdf/169kb/2p]
July Linking the Future [pdf/206kb/2p]
September Winston-Salem:Growth, Resilience, Adaptability [pdf/556kb/4p]
November CAC Awards [pdf/286kb/2p]


January Time for Reflection [pdf/94kb/2p]
March Voluntary Agricultural District Program [pdf/167kb/2p]
May Historic Preservation Month [pdf/231kb/2p]
July HRC Heritage Awards [pdf/152kb/2p]
September Draft Tree Ordinance [pdf/235kb/2p]
November Southwest W-S Area Plan in Process [pdf/163kb/2p]


January Goldilocks and the Three Zoning Bears [pdf/109kb/2p]
March Public Participation - It's a Good Thing! [pdf/124kb/2p]
May Historic Preservation Month [pdf/149kb/2p]
July Winston-Salem's Newest Historic Markers [pdf/181kb/2p]
September United for United Way! [pdf/155kb/2p]
November Ed McMahon Encourages Unique Communities [pdf/92kb/2p]

Revised 2/1/2019

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