Tex. Local Gov't Code Section 213.002
Comprehensive Plan


The governing body of a municipality may adopt a comprehensive plan for the long-range development of the municipality. A municipality may define the content and design of a comprehensive plan.


A comprehensive plan may:


include but is not limited to provisions on land use, transportation, and public facilities;


consist of a single plan or a coordinated set of plans organized by subject and geographic area; and


be used to coordinate and guide the establishment of development regulations.


A municipality may define, in its charter or by ordinance, the relationship between a comprehensive plan and development regulations and may provide standards for determining the consistency required between a plan and development regulations.


Land use assumptions adopted in a manner that complies with Subchapter C, Chapter 395 (Financing Capital Improvements Required by New Development in Municipalities, Counties, and Certain Other Local Governments), may be incorporated in a comprehensive plan.
Added by Acts 1997, 75th Leg., ch. 459, Sec. 1, eff. Sept. 1, 1997. Renumbered from Sec. 219.002 by Acts 2001, 77th Leg., ch. 1420, Sec. 12.002(2), eff. Sept. 1, 2001.

Source: Section 213.002 — Comprehensive Plan, https://statutes.­capitol.­texas.­gov/Docs/LG/htm/LG.­213.­htm#213.­002 (accessed Jun. 5, 2024).

Jun. 5, 2024

§ 213.002’s source at texas​.gov