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Comprehensive and Small Area Plans

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Stuarts Draft Small Area Plan

The Stuarts Draft Small Area Plan (2019-2039) is a localized update to the Comprehensive Plan Update 2014/2015, specifically for the Stuarts Draft Area. Over the last 2.5 years, citizens, advisory committee members, county staff, and elected officials have worked collaboratively to determine a vision for the Stuarts Draft community, define future land uses, study and recommend various bicycle and pedestrian infrastructure improvements, and develop a wide range of goals, objectives, and policies, across various community themes, all aimed at building on the community’s outdoor recreation and economic assets and close-knit community feel.

November 2019 Commission-approved Plan

A public hearing was on November 12 at the Planning Commission meeting. The meeting originally scheduled for November 26 at the Board of Supervisors meeting was cancelled to give the Planning Commission time to consider comments. The link below goes to the plan that was approved by the Planning Commission on November 4, 2019. 

Comments and questions on the Stuarts Draft area plan and any of the meeting material below can be directed to:

Leslie Tate at    or  540-245-5700   Stuarts Draft Small Area Plan cover
address: Community Development Department
Augusta County Government Center 
P.O. Box 590, Verona, Virginia 24482  

Stuarts Draft Small Area Plan Commission-approved

Population and Demographics
Future Land Use Map
Bike and Pedestrian Infrastructure Assessment
Past Meeting Materials and Resources
  • comprehensive plan cover

    The Augusta County Comprehensive Plan 2007-2027 consists of formal goals, objectives, and policies which will guide the land use decision-making of county officials during the next 20 years. The Plan will be reviewed at least every five years and modified or updated as deemed appropriate by the Board of Supervisors.

    Comprehensive Plan
  • Comprehensive Plan Update cover

    The Comprehensive Plan Update, adopted in 2015, in combination with the Comprehensive Plan 2007-2027 is considered to be Augusta County’s current Comprehensive Plan. The update reflects modifications to the Goals, Objectives, and Policies section of the plan, changes to the Planning Policy Area and Future Land Use maps, and new transportation and housing chapters reflecting the need for additional information required by the State Code.

    Comprehensive Plan Update 2014/15
  • Fishersville Small Area Plan cover graphic

    The Fishersville Small Area Plan is the result of a key recommendation of the Comprehensive Plan. The area plan describes the 20-year vision, the Fishersville Future Land Use Map, and the Fishersville Thoroughfare Plan as well as goals, objectives, and policies, and culminates with suggestions regarding development design and implementation strategy.

    Fishersville Small Area Plan