Comprehensive Plan

The Planning Office is pleased to announce that Town Meeting approved our Program Improvement Request to update the Comprehensive Plan! While this process will take a few years to complete the work has already begun. A Comprehensive Plan Advisory Committee (CPAC) has been appointed to oversee this work, in consultation with Town staff, and the Planning Board. Please check back for news about the Comprehensive Plan process. Check out the Comprehensive Plan Blog here! To get the most up to date information on the Comprehensive Plan, sign up to receive email updates.

Upcoming Events

Please fill out our Comprehensive Plan Panel Discussion Series Comment Form if you have any feedback on the panel discussions.

  • Leading into the development of a new Comprehensive Plan, the Town of Lexington would like to invite you to a project kick-off event we're calling "Your Lexington". This event will take place on Monday, June 4th, 2018 at 7:00 PM in Battin Hall, Cary Memorial Building, 1605 Massachusetts Avenue, Lexington. The intent of this event is for Planning staff, elected and appointed officials, and selected consultants to hear feedback on what Lexington is to you. Please save the date and RSVP by using the link below and look for future emails regarding this important event. Click here to RSVP or call (781)-698-4560

Previous Events

  • The CPAC hosted a panel discussion on regional transportation issues and trends on May 1, 2018 at 8:30 AM at the Lexington Community Center. This was the fourth in a series of six panels.

Video: CPAC Transportation Panel Discussion 05/01/2018

  • The CPAC hosted a panel discussion on regional housing issues and trends on April 23, 2018 at 8:30 AM at the Lexington Community Center. This was the third in a series of six panels.

Video: CPAC Housing Panel Discussion 04/23/2018

Video: CPAC Economic Development Panel Discussion 03/23/2018

Video: CPAC Transportation Panel Discussion 02/27/2018

  • The CPAC held an initial orientation meeting on January 30, 2018 at 7:00 PM in Estabrook Hall, 1605 Massachusetts Avenue, Lexington, Massachusetts. Presentation materials from this meeting may be found below:

Planning Office Proposed Comprehensive Plan Components 01/30/2018
Howard Stein Hudson "Planning 101" Presentation 01/30/2018
Howard Stein Hudson's Lexington Fact Sheet
Video: Comprehensive Plan Advisory Committee Orientation Meeting 01/30/2018

For information on the 2002-2003 Comprehensive Plan, please visit: The Lexington We Want (2002 - 2003)