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Madison Master Plan

Madison Master Plan

Welcome to the Madison Master Plan website! The Borough of Madison is embarking on a visioning process for a new Master Plan that tackles the challenges and opportunities for future growth, development, and preservation in a rapidly changing world. The Master Plan sets forth the land use policy of the Borough and serves as the framework for the community’s vision based on the synthesis of a wide range of information. The previous Master Plan was finalized in 1992, almost 30 years ago. Since that time, e-commerce, real-estate investment structures, micro-mobility, cellular technology, resiliency, complete streets, and placemaking have all shifted the terrain of local planning. The current process is an opportunity to bring contemporary land use planning concepts and approaches into focus to refine Madison’s trajectory.

 

A robust community-engagement process is planned over the coming months to inform the plan’s goals, objectives, policies, and recommendations. Here you will find a project timeline, related project documents, future public workshop dates, key findings of outreach efforts, and other information and updates about the Master Plan. 

 

Please join us to envision the future of Madison! 

If you have any questions, please email [email protected].

SAVE THE DATE! Madison Master Plan Webinar

Wednesday, July 29th at 7:00pm. We will be holding a webinar to present and discuss draft vision, goals, and recommendations. A link will be posted soon. 

 

Key Findings from Outreach Efforts: 

Madison Master Plan Survey Results

Thank you to everyone who participated in the Madison Master Plan survey. You can click the link above to view results and key findings from the survey. 

Madison Master Plan Virtual Open House Results 

Thank you to everyone who participated in the Open House. You can click the link above to view results and key findings from the Open House. 

 

(If the links above do not work, you can view the pdf versions of the survey report and the virtual open house report at the bottom of this page). 

Who We Are:

The Master Plan Steering Committee is comprised of Borough officials and volunteers who help guide the process, along with several members of the Planning Board, the entity that ultimately adopts the plan. The following volunteers are serving on the Master Plan Steering Committee: 

  • Astri Baillie                     
  • Rachel Ehrlich 
  • Ann Huber 
  • Tom Lewis 
  • Joseph Santoro 
  • Kathleen Caccavale 
  • Dave Luber 
  • Melissa Honohan 
  • John Morris 
  • Pat Rowe 

Susan G. Blickstein, LLC is assisting the Borough of Madison in the development of the Master Plan.

 

Madison Master Plan FAQs

If you want to learn more about the Madison Master Plan, here is a list of typical questions and additional information. 

 

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Jan 2020: Project Kick-off

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Feb, 5 2020: Master Plan Survey #1 opened

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May 25: Master Plan Survey #1 closed

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May 11 - May 31: Madison Virtual Open House

Virtual Open House for the Madison Master Plan was open from May 11 to May 31 for the public to review materials and provide input. 

 

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Early/Mid-June: Summary of Survey and Open House Results Available on Website

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July 29: Master Plan Public Webinar

Save the Date! Wednesday July 29th at 7:00pm. We will be holding a webinar to present and discuss draft vision, goals, and recommendations. A link will be posted soon. 
 

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Oct/Nov 2020: Draft Master Plan

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Dec 2020/Jan 2021: Final Master Plan

Master Plan Documents:

As the Master Plan process moves forward, we will update this section with summaries, reports, and other relevant information: 

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