The Planning Division is responsible for long-range planning for Fort Worth’s growth and development. In addition, the Division promotes and facilitates central city revitalization and the development of walkable urban places. Through the planning and implementation of the Urban Village Development Program and Transit-Oriented Development, the Planning Division works to create and document higher returns on public investment, and to promote development forms in other locations that yield similar high-value results.
Working with a variety of stakeholders and City departments, the Planning Division also supports watershed, open space, and active transportation planning. In addition, the Division coordinates the City's efforts on the Trinity River Vision Project. Works with the TRVA board, CMO, TxDOT, NCTCOG, TRWD, and City staff to support the creation and development of Panther Island.