The Thatcher General Plan serves as the road map managing growth within the Town’s corporate boundary in a manner consistent with the community’s vision. It guides future decisions about growth, land utilization and annexation balancing economic development, preservation of agriculture, and conservation of resources. The General Plan provides the basis for development while supporting the quality of life desired. This General Plan is a vital document to the decision makers in Thatcher as the Town moves forward. It supplies the outline needed to plan for healthy economic development, orderly growth and support of Thatcher‘s desired community character.
Analyses supporting the Policy Plan
While development of the community has continued to evolve in important ways, present day Thatcher is reminiscent of earlier times. Area population has remained dedicated to agriculture and diversifying the local economy.
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