5 minutes Date Enacted: Aug 22, 2012
Part of the Philadelphia2035 comprehensive planning process, district plans provide recommendations on future land use, development opportunities, urban design scenarios, and proposed zoning. The 18 District plans use concepts and themes in the Philadelphia2035 Citywide Vision and apply them at the local level.
The 18 districts include Central, Central Northeast, Lower Far Northeast, Lower North, Lower Northeast, Lower Northwest, Lower South, Lower Southwest, North, North Delaware, River Wards, South, University Southwest, Upper North, Upper northwest, Upper Far Northeast, West, West Park.
Overview excerpt sourced from Philadelphia City Planning Commission website, Philadelphia2035 website