The Lady’s Island Plan is organized around a framework of vision, goals, objectives, and actions. It integrates and synthesizes an understanding of the growth and development trends and forecasts with the values of the community. The development trends and community input results are each summarized in the plan.
The common goals summarized below – responding to the community’s demand for attention to the things that make Lady’s Island special – are the basis for more detailed objectives and recommendations for specific actions in this plan.
COMMON GOAL 1: QUALITY OF PLACE
The goal is that Lady’s Island have a built environment with exemplary design quality that meets the living needs of its residents through strong neighborhoods and mixed-use business centers built to last for generations.
COMMON GOAL 2: CONNECTIONS
The goal is that connections tie places together with transportation and other public facilities. Lady’s Island neighborhoods, business centers, natural areas, and water are connected to each other and well served with public facilities.
COMMON GOAL 3: PROTECTED NATURE
The goal is that natural resources are preserved and protected, giving residents the opportunity to live in a quintessential Lowcountry landscape with majestic live oaks, marsh views and river access.
COMMON GOAL 4: ACTIVE STEWARDSHIP
The goal is that growth and change of Lady’s Island is managed responsibly by the City of Beaufort and Beaufort County in collaboration with local civic organizations.