If you lived here . . .

/If you lived here . . ./

Take a look at the draft town plan

A draft of Bridgeville's comprehensive plan is now available for you to read on this website. The plan is called "One Bridgeville." Often, plans are written for state agency bureaucrats and other planners. There is a state checklist of items that, by state law, must be included in a town's comprehensive plan. But every town has a story, and this plan attempts to tell Bridgeville's. The plan tells that story with narrative, photos, charts, survey [...]

By | 2018-04-03T09:27:48+00:00 April 2nd, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

The Bridgeville survey says . . .

Thank you to the 178 residents of Bridgeville and the 19933 zip code who took the time to complete the survey. It closed January 24. More than 100 of the respondents took the time to add heartfelt comments and suggestions, and those were very enlightening. They led to a deeper understanding of the human dynamics and your aspirations for your town. A town's comprehensive plan is not just about numbers describing a place. It is [...]

By | 2018-01-25T19:09:51+00:00 January 25th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Take the survey: Your vision for Bridgeville

What do you value about Bridgeville now? How could it be a stronger community? As we assemble Bridgeville's 10-year comprehensive plan and develop recommendations for why, how and where the town should grow, it is important to hear from residents and those who live right around Bridgeville. Please take this anonymous online survey (see button below) if you are a resident or live within the 19933 zip code. You will have a chance to help set some [...]

By | 2018-01-08T14:19:39+00:00 January 8th, 2018|Uncategorized|2 Comments

Stunning statistics: How Bridgeville has changed

You may think statistics are boring, but Bridgeville's census data tell a rather stunning story of a town that has transformed itself since the year 2000. One of the first steps in preparing a town's comprehensive plan is looking at all kinds of population, housing, economic, educational, race and other demographic data. An amazing online source is the US Census Bureau's American Fact Finder. You can learn how Bridgeville changed between 2000 and 2015. You [...]

By | 2018-01-08T13:54:35+00:00 December 12th, 2017|Uncategorized|2 Comments

Telling Bridgeville’s story

This website is intended to keep you up to date as Bridgeville updates its 10-year comprehensive plan. We may formally ask for your opinion or suggestion via a survey or discussion board, but you are always welcome to email us at cedarcreekplanners@gmail.com. While the State of Delaware requires towns with a population greater than 2,000 to update its plan with certain required elements, the plan should reflect the vision and desires of its leaders and [...]

By | 2017-11-03T16:30:07+00:00 November 2nd, 2017|Uncategorized|2 Comments