The PTRC is monitoring COVID-19 and incorporating operational modifications as needed to protect the citizens we serve, our members, our partners, and our staff.  Our office will re-open on Monday, May 18th to staff, however, the office is still closed to visitors without a prior appointment.   Where applicable, meetings will continue to be held via teleconference. Staff will be available via phone and email. More
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Regional Planning

About Us 

The PTRC Regional Planning Department serves as a planning resource to our members, citizens and local, state and federal organizations.  We coordinate regional initiatives and provide technical assistance to our member communities.  Please visit our local projects page to learn more about current and past projects and our regional projects page to learn about our regional initiatives.

Local Planning Assistance

Our staff provides expertise in a wide range of planning areas, and we routinely contract with our local governments to provide services such as:

  • Writing and updating local plans:
    • Land Development Plans
    • Zoning Ordinances
    • Comprehensive & Strategic Plans
    • Bicycle & Pedestrian Plans
    • Greenway & Trail Plans
    • Parks & Recreation Master Plans
  • Current Planning Assistance
  • GIS Data Management & Web Mapping Applications
  • Transportation Planning
  • Bicycle Safety Education
  • Watershed Planning
  • Air Quality Monitoring
  • Site Design
  • Site Selection Studies
  • Board Training
  • Meeting Facilitation
  • Outreach & Education

For more information, please contact Jesse Day, Regional Planning Director, at or (336) 904-0300.  Please also visit our planning staff directory.