What's New?

  • Join us at an open house before the Planning Commission adoption hearing! 6pm on Monday, October 2, on the second floor of City Hall
  • The EIR comment period has closed and the Final EIR is available. 

What we’re working on now:

  • General Plan adoption hearings

Watch for:

  • Planning Commission adoption hearing: Monday, October 2, 2017 at 7pm
  • City Council adoption hearing: Tuesday, October 24, 2017 at 7pm  

Update: The comment period on the Draft EIR has closed. Thank you for your comments! The Final EIR is now available.​​ 
Proposed revisions to the Draft General Plan and other policy documents are also available for review.

Welcome to the City of Belmont General Plan Update website!

This website will serve as your one-stop shop for information about the City of Belmont’s General Plan Update project. This site provides up-to-date information, including a description of the project, schedule, studies and presentations completed so far, ways to participate, and contact information. 

​Check out our other ongoing project to create a Specific Plan for the Belmont Village PDA here. We invite you to take a look around and share your vision for the future of the City. Please check back often for updates on the planning process and to review draft documents. 

The General Plan Update process consists of six main steps. Here is the project status for each:


1. Project Initiation and Issue Identification


2. Research, Policy Assessment, and Options


3. Preferred Plan and Key Goals


4. Draft General Plan

Public review period is extended through
​Spring 2017

5. Draft and Final Environmental Impact Report
Note: Joint Document for General Plan Update
and Belmont Village Specific Plan

Draft EIR
6. Hearings and Adopted General Plan 
Fall 2017