Comprehensive Planning Division

The Division

The Division of Comprehensive Planning is responsible for the coordination of long-range planning activities including development and implementation of the Annapolis Comprehensive Plan, performing special land use and fiscal analyses, preparing streetscape design plans, grantsmanship, parks and recreation planning and implementation, performing traffic and transit related studies following the Policies and Guidelines, and other tasks as requested by the Mayor and City Council. Staff activity includes analysis and updating of City plans to guide development and provide a basis for comprehensive and coordinated review of projects and applications.

On June 2, 2016, the Planning Commission will be reviewing the City of Annapolis Draft 2015 Annual Report to the Maryland Department of Planning.

Upper West Street S​ector Study

The Upper West Street Sector Study is currently in the beginning stages.  Keep involved by visiting the "Let's Talk Annapolis" page that is hosted by MySidewalk.  You can also visit the project page.


The pedestrian phase of the Wayfinding Program is moving forward.  Please look at the project page for status updates and to see the panel designs.

2015 Zoning Map Update

Our zoning maps have been adopted.  We are putting the finishing touches on the final draft.  To see the draft zoning maps, visit:
2015 Zoning Map Update

Eastport Traffic Study

We are conducti​ng a study of existing traffic conditions in Eastport.  For more information, please visit the project page.