Official Community Plan

Main 2041 Official Community Plan - Bylaw 9000 - Schedule 1

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Table of Contents and Plan Interpretation

1.0 Moving Towards a Sustainable Community

1.1 A New Plan for the Future - 2041
1.2 The Planning Process
1.3 Context
1.4 2041 OCP Vision
1.5 Key Issues to Address in Planning for the Future
1.6 Planning Directions
1.7 Richmond Demographics and Changes to 2041

2.0 Climate Change Response

2.1 Managing Climate Change Response
2.2 Climate Change Mitigation
2.3 Carbon Sequestration
2.4 Climate Change Adaptation

3.0 Connected Neighbourhoods with Special Places

3.1 Promote Healthy and Connected Neighbourhoods
3.2 Neighbourhood Character and Sense of Place
3.3 Diverse Range of Housing Types, Tenue and Affordability
3.4 Accessible Housing
3.5 Specific Richmond Neighbourhoods
3.6 Specific Policies and Guidelines
3.6.1 Arterial Road Policy
3.6.2 Broadmoor Neighbourhood Centre Policies
3.6.3 Noise Management
3.6.4 Potential City Centre Building Height Increase

4.0 Vibrant Cities

4.1 Arts, Culture and Heritage
4.2 Recreation and Community Wellness

5.0 Safe City


6.0 Resilient Economy

6.1 Multi-Objective Employment Lands Policies
6.2 Objective Specific Employment Lands Policies

7.0 Agriculture and Food

7.1 Protect Farmland and Enhance Its Viability
7.2 Promote Urban Agriculture and Advance Food Security
7.3 No. 5 Road Backlands Policy

8.0 Mobility and Access

8.1 Road Network
8.2 Transit
8.3 Walking
8.4 Cycling
8.5 Transportation Capacity and Demand Management

9.0 Island Natural Environment (an Ecological Network approach)


10.0 Open Space and Public Realm


11.0 Social Inclusion and Accessibility

11.1 Social Equity and Inclusion
11.2 Engaging Our Citizens
11.3 Building on Social Assets and Community Capacity

12.0 Sustainable Infrastructure and Resources
12.1 Sanitary Sewers
12.2 Irrigation and Drainage
12.3 Water Supply and Distribution
12.4 Energy
12.5 Recycling and Waste Management
12.6 Flood Protection
12.7 Building, Fire and Seismic Protection
12.8 Roads
12.9 Roadway Lighting
12.10 Street Trees

13.0 Implementation Strategy
13.1 Effective Implementation
13.1.1 Provincial Requirements
13.1.2 Community Values and Consultation
13.1.3 Strategic Vision
13.1.4 OCP Monitoring, Review and Amendments
13.2 Phasing and Priorities
13.3 Sustainable Financing
13.4 Others' Responsibilities

14.0 Development Permit Guidelines


15.0 Regional Context Statement (RCS)


16.0 Definitions



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About the OCP

Maps:
PDF Document 2041 OCP Land Use

PDF Document 2041 OCP Environmentally Sensitive Areas (ESA)

Area and Sub-Area Plans - Bylaws 7100 and 9,000 Schedule 2

We would welcome your comments regarding any and all aspects of Richmond's Official Community Plan.

Please send email to: CommunityPlanning@richmond.ca or write to:

OCP Comments
Policy Planning Division
Planning and Development Department
6911 No. 3 Road
Richmond, BC Canada V6Y 2C1