2013 Luray Town Plan

Luray’s 2013 Town Plan is still in draft form.  If you have any questions or comments, please email Luray’s Town Planner, Ligon Webb.

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Section 1: Introduction
  • Community Involvement Process
  • Powers of the Plan
  • Planning Horizon
  • Development of the Town Plan Elements
  • Plan Implementation and Monitoring

 

 

Section 2: Government Structure
  • Government Structure
  • Town and County Government
  • Organizational Chart

 

 

 

Section 3: Regional Setting & History
  • Regional Setting
  • Topography & Climate
  • History: The Town of Luray is Established
  • Luray Becomes a County Seat
  • Railroad and Tourism Serve as Early Economic Engine
  • Luray Caverns Becomes Tourism Anchor
  • Luray Celebrates Bicentennial
  • How Did Luray Get Its Name
Section 4: Economy & Employment
  • The Industrial Era and the New Economy
  • Private Sector Employees
  • Page County: Employment by Sector
  • Page County: Unemployment Rate
  • Economy & Employment Summary

 

 

 

Section 5: Population & Growth
  • Luray - Historic Population Trends
  • Page County - Historic Population Trends
  • Luray’s Population as a Percentage of Overall County Population
  • Population Projection
  • Regional Growth Trends
  • Population Characteristics
  • Population & Growth Summary


 

Section 6: Boundaries, Land Use & Zoning
  • Luray’s Corporate Boundaries
  • Existing Land Use
  • Methodology
  • Existing Land Use Pattern
  • Zoning
  • Official Zoning Map
     

 

 

Section 7: Housing
  • Overview: Housing
  • Total Number of Housing Units
  • Tenure & Vacancy
  • Rental Housing Characteristics
  • House Values
  • Types of Household Heating
  • Year Housing Structure Built
  • Housing Summary
Section 8: Historic Resources
  • Historic Resources
  • Commercial Structures
  • Barbee Monument Restoration
  • Map: Luray Historic District

 

 

Section 9: Recreational Resources
  • Overview: Recreational Resources
  • Luray-Hawksbill Greenway
     


 

 

Section 10: Education & Healthcare
  • Primary and Secondary Education
  • Higher Education
  • Page Memorial Hospital
Section 11: Arts & Culture
  • Overview: Arts and Culture
  • Festivals & Events
  • Performing & Visual Arts
Luray’s Future: Vision Statement

 


 

Section 12: Town Plan Elements:
Community Design & Beatification
  • North Broad / Mechanic Street Improvements
  • North Broad Street Pedestrian & Corridor Improvements
     

 


 

 

Section 13: Town Plan Elements: Transportation
  • Intersection of Amiss, Luray, Jamison & Hawksbill Heights
  • Intersection of Millcreek Road & Court Street
  • Potential Roundabout: West Main Street & Northcott Drive
  • Intersection of West Main Street & Memorial Drive
  • Changes to Court Lane
  • Replacement of Main Street Bridge
Section 14, Town Plan Elements: Community Facilities
  • Greenway Extension
  • Recreation Park Improvements & Additional Facilities
  • Farmer’s Market

 


 

 

Section 15, Town Plan Elements: Land Use & Growth
  • Map: Future Residential Growth

 

Appendix A: Community Survey Results & Analysis

 

 

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 Last Updated: 07/25/2013

 

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