The General Plan provides a framework for the long-range physical development of Folsom. It is a document required by the State of California that serves as a blueprint for how Folsom will grow and develop and sets a vision for goals and policies for the future of the community.
The General Plan guides policy decision-making about land use, transportation improvements, public services, economic development, housing, and other important issues. The Folsom City Council unanimously voted August 28, 2018 to approve the Folsom 2035 General Plan and Final Environmental Impact Report.
The General Plan Policy Document contains goals, policies, and programs that guide future decisions within the city and is comprised of the following sections:
- Title Page
- Land Use
- Economic Prosperity
- Natural and Cultural
- Public Facilities
- Parks & Recreation
- Safety and Noise
- Appendix A - Greenhouse Gas Emissions Reduction Strategy
- Appendix B - Sacramento Regional Blueprint Growth Principles
- Appendix C - 2021-2029 Housing Element Background Report
- Appendix D - Climate Adaptation and Resilience Report
- GHG Reduction Checklist