Community Plans and Studies

The City of Burlington is continuously undertaking new plans and studies to help guide the direction of the City. The City will work with the community, landowners, local businesses, and other interested parties that will be the backbone of any significant planning effort. Listed below you will find current plans and studies.

Bicycle and Pedestrian Plan (PDF)

Comprehensive Plan

Downtown Parking Study (PDF)         2019 Downtown Parking Update (PDF)

Pre-Disaster Mitigation Plan (PDF)

Des Moines County Housing Needs Study (PDF)

Heritage Hill Historic District Design Guidelines (PDF)

Burlington Brownfields: Area-Wide Plan for Downtown (PDF)