Plan West Ashley

Plan Updates

Review the following updates:

Plan Overview

Plan West Ashley is a vision plan that will shape the future of West Ashley’s streets, neighborhoods, and public spaces. Community participation was critical in shaping the vision for West Ashley's future. Visit www.planwestashley.com for more information.

Questions & Concerns

Have questions? Please email city staff.

  1. Policies & Actions
  2. Expert Consulting Team
  3. Resources

Plan Intentions

Plan West Ashley is intended to play a pivotal role in shaping the future of West Ashley. This master plan sets broad policies and identifies specific actions that will enhance West Ashley’s quality of life, support complementary economic growth and development, revitalize obsolete auto-centric commercial areas, and protect the area’s historic, cultural and natural environs.

Goals, Objectives & Specific Strategies

Plan West Ashley provides goals, objectives and specific strategies related to the following topics:

  • Community design
  • Economic development
  • Health and quality of life
  • Housing
  • Infill development
  • Land Use
  • Parks and recreation
  • Public facilities
  • Storm water drainage
  • Sustainability
  • Transportation

Plan Items

The Plan includes:

  • Conceptual development plans
  • Land use guidelines
  • Maps
  • Pictures and graphics that will serve as a foundation for future land use decisions
  • Market driven recommendations

West Ashley Revitalization Commission

The West Ashley Revitalization Commission served as the steering committee for Plan West Ashley but public input from all members of the West Ashley community was crucial during this planning process.

The public planning process began Spring 2017 and the Plan (overviews and implementation) was adopted February 2018.