Adams County, WI
 
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the Board of Supervisors of Adams County 11-14-2006 by Ord. No. 58-2006. Amendments noted where applicable.]
GENERAL REFERENCES
Floodplain zoning — See Ch. 370.
Land division — See Ch. 382.
Shoreland, wetland and habitat protection — See Ch. 396.
Zoning — See Ch. 405.

§ 365-1 Title; purpose.

This chapter is titled the "Adams County Comprehensive Plan Ordinance" for the purpose of adopting a comprehensive plan as outlined in § 66.1001, Wis. Stats.

§ 365-2 Public participation.

The County adopted written procedures designed to foster public participation in every stage of the preparation of a comprehensive plan as required by § 66.1001, Wis. Stats.

§ 365-3 Multi-jurisdictional planning process.

The County opted to facilitate and participate in a multi-jurisdictional planning process and has been working with municipalities preparing local comprehensive plans.

§ 365-4 Steering Committee.

The County appointed a Comprehensive Plan Steering Committee to guide the development of the County Comprehensive Plan, which recommended the plan to the Planning and Zoning Committee of the County.

§ 365-5 Open house.

On July 26, 2005, the County held an open house to inform the public of the County Comprehensive Plan and process.

§ 365-6 Recommendations.

A. 
On September 6, 2006, the Planning and Zoning Committee by a unanimous vote, recorded in its official minutes, has approved a resolution recommending to the County Board the adoption of the Adams County Comprehensive Plan, which contains all of the elements specified in § 66.1001, Wis. Stats.
B. 
On September 19, 2006, the County Board adopted Resolution 62-2006 which recommended adoption of the Adams County Comprehensive Plan.

§ 365-7 Public hearing.

A public hearing has been hereby held on this Comprehensive Plan, with notice in compliance with the requirements of § 66.1001, Wis. Stats.

§ 365-8 Adoption of Comprehensive Plan.

The County Board, by the enactment of this ordinance, formally adopts the Adams County Comprehensive Plan document as presented this day.[1]
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Editor's Note: The Comprehensive Plan is on file with the Planning and Zoning Department. Ordinance No. 25-2016, adopted 12-20-2016, adopted the Farmland Preservation Plan and made the Farmland Preservation Plan part of the Comprehensive Plan.