Our Bee Cave 2037 is a community guide to manage growth, promote investment and reinvestment, and sustain the exceptional quality of life that attracts residents and businesses to Bee Cave.
The year 2037 will mark the 50th anniversary of Bee Cave’s incorporation as a municipality. This Comprehensive Plan is an update to the 2009 Comprehensive Plan and solidifies a vision for Bee Cave that is focused on the character of the City; including people, institutions, and government; economy; and form and function. Our Bee Cave 2037 will serves as the overarching guiding policy for land use, development, and infrastructure decisions for City staff, the Planning and Zoning Commission (P&Z), and City Council. Our Bee Cave 2037 will also guide future updates to the City’s codes and regulations.
The plan provides guiding policy for a range of topics relevant to the day-to-day aspects of living in Bee Cave as well as long-range plans for the City that impact transportation, utilities, land use, recreation, and housing decisions. The Comprehensive Plan defines a new approach to organizing future land uses in Bee Cave and introduces special character areas to help guide future zoning, land use, and infrastructure decisions and investments. Our Bee Cave 2037 also addresses new challenges and opportunities, including the impacts of traffic congestion, land development, and the changing economy through a series of goals and strategies.
The result is a plan that focuses on aspects of Bee Cave’s physical form, environment, community services, and socioeconomic factors and how they relate to and impact each other through a series of goals, strategies, and actions. Ultimately, Our Bee Cave 2037 is the result of the collective input of residents and business owners who participated in community forums and surveys, interviews with local leaders and experts in a range of fields, and the guidance and direction provided by the Citizens Advisory Committee (CAC) for the Comprehensive Plan.