2009 Comprehensive Plan

Fitchburg's first Comprehensive Plan was adopted March 24, 2009.

The 2009 Comprehensive Plan contains data and background information on the numerous resources and services of the community, including land use, economic development, natural, cultural and agricultural resources, housing, public facilities, utilities and transportation. The plan also identifies the goals, objectives and policies that will help determine the city’s use of resources and guide decisions for future development and preservation in the City of Fitchburg.

Copies of the Plan


You can download the complete document. A printed copy of the Fitchburg Comprehensive Plan is available between the hours of 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. for review at:
City Hall
5520 Lacy Road
Fitchburg, WI 53711

A CD of the Comprehensive Plan may be purchased for $10 or a printed color copy bound for $90 from the Planning Department.

Committee of the Whole Presentation - Comprehensive Plan Neighborhood Phasing


Read the presentation.

Amendment Documents

Land Use Trend

Comprehensive Plan Chapters

Appendix A - Neighborhood Plans


Appendix B - Rural Residential Development Criteria

Appendix C - Intergovernmental Agreements

Appendix D - Community Survey Results

Additional Comprehensive Plan Info