Jefferson City Comprehensive Plan Update

The Department of Planning and Protective Services is responsible for updating and maintaining the City's comprehensive plan. Currently, the Jefferson City Comprehensive Plan is in the exciting process of being updated.

Special studies and plans are also linked with the Jefferson City Comprehensive Plan to help support Jefferson City's overall goals and growth. Those documents can be found under the "Plans and Publications" tab on the Planning & Protective Services Department page.

What is a Comprehensive Plan?
Containing current condition analyses and community priorities, comprehensive plans are tools used to guide future development, activity, and preservation.

DRAFT Comprehensive Plan
Please review the DRAFT Jefferson City Comprehensive Plan, Activate Jefferson City 2040, and send comments to

Get Involved

1. Attend a community engagement event to learn more about and contribute to the Jefferson City Comprehensive Plan. 

     "Love Where You Live" Event
     March 25th, 2021
     DRAFT Comprehensive Plan Open House finale +  photography exhibit
     McClung Park Indoor Pavilion
     3 pm to 7 pm
     Use the photography form to submit work into the "Love Where You Live" Event. Return form to 

2. Need a virtual option?
Review Activate Jefferson City 2040 and rate the content with the following options,

     Online Survey

     Worksheet (fillable, PDF)

3. Stay up-to-date with the Comprehensive Plan planning process.

     Check out the informational videos on the City's YouTube channel.
     Follow the City's Facebook page!

     Join the Comprehensive Plan email list.
     Send your email to and you will get email updates regarding the planning process.

Individuals should contact the ADA Coordinator at (573) 634-6570 to request accommodations or alternative formats as required under the Americans with Disabilties Act. Please allow three business days to process the request.

Additional questions?
Contact the Department of Planning and Protective Services
Phone: (573) 634-6410