The Highlands Water Protection and Planning Council approved the Highlands Regional Master Plan (RMP) at a public meeting held Thursday, July 17, 2008. The RMP became effective on September 8, 2008. This page contains links to materials related to the development and adoption of the RMP.
In November 2007, the Highlands Council released the Final Draft Highlands Regional Master Plan and held 3 public hearings. All comments, both written and oral, were considered as the final version of the Highlands Regional Master Plan was prepared.
In November 2006, the Highlands Council released the Draft Highlands Regional Master Plan specifically for public comment. Comments were accepted until May 2007, over 1,000 stakeholders submitted comments, and all were considered toward development of the next draft.