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New City Strategic Plan Put In Place

Council OKs Plan, Zoning For The Future

After two public hearings, the Kimball City Council voted to approve and adopt the new zoning ordinance and the new comprehensive plan at the June 18 meeting.

John Shepherd from Marvin Planning said they had been working with the City of Kimball and the planning commission for over a year, updating the comprehensive plan and zoning regulations. Marvin Planning held a town hall meeting, conducted surveys and got people’s opinions to develop the plans.

According to Shepherd, the comprehensive plan is the strategic plan for the city, and it is the people telling the city what to do. It is a toolb...