Master Plan Sub-Area Review

Master Plan Virtual Open House Sessions - You’re Invited!

The Planning Commission is hosting virtual open house sessions on redevelopment of the Cady St./Racetrack/S. Center St. sub-areas. After a short presentation, participants will work in small groups to design sub-area plans. The sessions will be conducted using the Zoom meeting platform. Space is limited, so register soon using the links below. You will receive a confirmation e-mail after registering. If a session is full, you will be asked to register for a different session. If all sessions fill up, additional sessions will be scheduled.

Tuesday, Sept. 22, 11:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.

Wednesday, Sept. 23, 7 p.m. – 9 p.m.
This meeting is full.  Registrations welcome for other dates/times.

Saturday, Sept. 26, 10 a.m. – Noon

If you have questions about registering for the open house sessions, click here to send an email.

Results from Virtual Open House Sessions Below

Master Plan Informative Sessions 

The Planning Commission is hosting five special sessions to provide up-to-date information by experts on core topics of redevelopment.  The sessions will provide the community with a common base of facts that underlay redevelopment as the Master Plan process advances.  


Session #1 Planning and Zoning Basics, and Financial Information (2/24/20)

Session #2 Demographics and Schools (4/29/20)

Session #3 Traffic, Walkability/Mobility, and Parking (6/12/20)

Session #4 Future Land Use (6/18/20)

Click here to send questions related to the video topics.  Questions with response are posted below. 

Submitted Questions and Responses - Master Plan Informative Sessions

City Engineer Response to Questions on Traffic, Walkability/Mobility, Parking (dated 7/15/20)

2019 - 2020 Master Plan Update Documents

[Documents are posted below when available]

Nov - Dec 2019 Planning Commission Meetings
11/5/19 meeting
Carlisle/Wortman Background Studies Memo dated 10/31/19
Background Studies Presentation 11/5/19 

11/19/19 meeting
No memos or presentations

Master Plan advisory subcommittee established at 12/3/19 meeting

12/17/19 Meeting
1st Update from the Subcommittee on Public Engagement
Process Overview Draft
Jan - Feb 2020 Planning Commission Meetings
1/7/20 meeting was canceled as there were no business items to come before the Planning Commission

1/21/20 meeting
DRAFT Informational Meeting Agenda
Informational Meeting Presentation Template
Carlisle/Wortman Memo - Master Plan Update/Public Input (1/16/20)

2/4/20 meeting was canceled as there were no business items to come before the Planning Commission

2/18/20 meeting
2nd Update from Subcommittee on Public Engagement (2/18/20)
Carlisle/Wortman Memo - Informational Sessions Update (2/13/20)
March - April 2020 Planning Commission Meetings
3/3/20 meeting:  no update
3/17/20 meeting: meeting canceled at request of Chair and Vice-Chair
4/7/20 meeting was canceled due to the COVID19 pandemic

4/21/20 meeting
3rd Update from Subcommittee on Public Engagement (4/21/20)
Origin of the Power of 10
What is Placemaking

2018 Master Plan and Other Studies

  • City of Northville Master Plan 2018
  • 2014 Joint Master Plan Committee Report
  • Residential Infill Survey Results