Community Chats & Questionnaires

In the third and final round of public engagement activities for the Engage 2045 Comprehensive Plan update, three questionnaires provided a critical opportunity to share opinions on actions the County should take to implement planning priorities. The questionnaires and chats occurred Jan. 14 - Feb. 21, 2021. Check out the Round 3 Engagement Summary Report  for details.


Questionnaires were posted on the following dates.

  • Jan. 11-Feb. 21. Policies and Actions Questionnaire. Topics: Nature, economic development, quality of life and affordable/workforce housing.
  • Jan. 25-Feb. 21. Character Design Guidelines Questionnaire.
  • Jan. 25-Feb. 21. Future Land Use Map Questionnaire. Topic: Proposed Land Use Map.


Watch recordings of the Community Chats to learn about the topics and hear questions asked by citizens about the questionnaires.

  • Community Character design and the Future Land Use map. Held Feb. 4. Watch Recording. (The Jan. 28 chat was cancelled due to no participation.)
  • Nature, economic development, quality of life, and affordable/workforce housing. Held Jan. 14 & 21 Watch Recording

Other Info

Listen to a podcast interview. On This Week in James City County, Renee Dallman interviewed Engage 2045 consultants about the Community Chats & Questionnaires.

Watch recorded presentations. Brush up on the topics by watching pre-recorded presentations on YouTube: Community Character, Economic Development, Environment, Housing, Land Use, Parks & Recreation, Population, Public Facilities and Transportation.