C2P2 Frequently Asked Questions

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  • What is Columbus Citywide Planning Policies? 
  • What does “C2P2” stand for?
  • How is C2P2 used by the city and the community?
  • What are Guiding Principles?
  • What are Land Use Policies?
  • What is a Land Use Plan?
  • Does C2P2 apply citywide?
  • Where will C2P2 apply?
  • Will C2P2 apply to historic commissions and design review boards?
  • When will it apply to my area of the city?
  • Why do we need C2P2?
  • How does C2P2 benefit my community?
  • How is C2P2 similar to area or neighborhood plans?
  • How is C2P2 different from area or neighborhood plans?
  • How long will it take until my area’s plan is updated?
  • Can we benefit from C2P2 policies before our Land Use Plan is updated?
  • How do I participate in the process?
  • How is a new Land Use Plan developed for our area?
  • What is the timeline for Land Use Plans?
  • Can our community choose to adopt portions of C2P2, but not all of it?
  • What if our community doesn’t support C2P2?
  • If C2P2 is adopted for our community, what happens if our community doesn’t support future updates?
  • How is C2P2 kept up-to-date?
  • Will I have the opportunity to review updated guidelines and policies?
  • What impact will C2P2 have on new development?
  • Does C2P2 impact zoning?
  • Does C2P2 address infrastructure and community facilities?
  • How can I learn more about C2P2?
  • How can I download a copy of the FAQ?