General Plan


The Alpine County General Plan was most recently updated in August 2021 with a revised Safety Element.  During 2022, the Planning Division is preparing an updated Housing Element.  The original Alpine County General Plan was adopted in 1999 (R99-29).

A summary of each of the General Plan Elements is provided below.  For any questions, please contact Sarah Traiman, Planner II, at 530-694-1371 or at

General Plan Elements

Element Adoption Date
Introduction May 18, 1999
Conservation June 17, 2003
Safety Element August 17, 2021
Land Use January 20, 2009
Circulation  June 19, 2012
Housing  March 7, 2017
Economic Development May 18, 1999