Planning Groups must comply with City Council Policy 600-24, and a set of community specific bylaws which comply with this policy. The Planning Department in collaboration with a CPC subcommittee, developed a set of administrative guidelines which are intended to clarify the council policy. Planning Groups are required to go through a formal recognition process that includes the adoption of various documents and a submission of an application by December 31, 2023. All of the information pertaining to the application process can be found at this link: https://www.sandiego.gov/planning/community-plans/cpg/recognition-operations.
COW: Planning Group Members are required to attend a Community Orientation Workshop (COW). An electronic version of the COW is now available. Planning Group members can access the E-COW through the following link: https://www.sandiego.gov/planning/community/resources.