WMRPC'S PLANNING RESOURCES

 

Following are examples of information available.

 

Demographics:  Population counts including census figures, labor force statistics, age, race, sex, census profiles and county profiles, current population and employment estimates and projections.

  

Transportation:  County transportation profiles.

  

Economic:  Major employers, labor force, income, major industries, poverty status, industrial site availability, agriculture statistics and census, and census and county profiles.

  

Housing:  Type of units, building permit data, renter or owner occupied, median rent, and median value.

  

Maps:  Land use / land cover maps, base maps, census maps, general soil maps, school districts maps, and congressional and legislative maps.  Custom maps are also available.

  

Grants List:  A directory of grant and loan programs for roads, parks and recreation, water and sewer system improvements, economic development, housing, natural resource protection, planning and other community development needs.

  

Land Use:  Various local master plans as well as current literature on land policy, procedures, and preservation.

  

Recreation Plans:  Local community’s recreation plans.

  

Transportation:  Transportation profiles, corridor studies, and other literature related to transportation.

 

Information which is readily available is generally provided free.  Information requests that require a large number of copies, extensive staff time, or customized mapping are provided at cost.