Comprehensive Plan

The Comprehensive Plan is a blueprint for growth and development for South St. Paul to 2030.  The comprehensive plan is the officially adopted long range plan that describes the community’s vision for the future.  The planning document that contains information concerning a wide range of topics including goals and policies for land use, housing, parks and open space, economic development and transportation systems that will have an impact on land use within the City.  The 2018-2019 update will extend the vision that shapes the City through the year 2040.

If you have any questions on the Comprehensive Plan Update, please email the City Planner, Michael Healy or call 651-554-3217.

The current Comprehensive Plan can be found below:
SSP / 2030 - Comprehensive Plan

Cover and Table of Contents (PDF)
Chapter 1 - Background (PDF)
Chapter 2 - Policy Plan (PDF)
Chapter 3 - Economic Development (PDF)
Chapter 4 - Housing (PDF)
Chapter 5 - Land Use (PDF)
Chapter 6 - Transportation (PDF)
Chapter 7 - Community Services and Public Facilities (PDF)
Chapter 8 - Critical Area/MNRRA (PDF)
Chapter 9 - Implementation (PDF)


Appendix A (PDF): (1) Vision Session

(2) Citizen Survey and Results
(3) Concept Plan

Appendix B (PDF): Concord-Grand Ave. Gateway Streetscape and Redevelopment Plan
Appendix C (PDF): Parks Master Plan
Appendix D (PDF): Water Supply Plan
Appendix E (PDF): Dakota County ISTS Ordinance
Appendix F (PDF): Airport Layout Plan

  1. Michael Healy

    City Planner / Zoning Administrator
    Phone: 651-554-3217