Documents & Plans

TN Permanent Stormwater Management & Design Guidance Manual & TN Runoff Reduction Assessment Tool 

Memphis Regional Canopy Action Plan & Fact Sheets for each municipality - strategies for achieving a sustainable urban forest on a regional and local scale

Best Practices Case Studies from the TN Regions’ Roundtable Network(link is external) - See page 8 for West TN

Communities of Shalom in Shelby County(link is external) - GIS based information and decision making tool for neighborhoods

Evaluating the Use of Green Building Incentives in Memphis - master's work by Memphian Vivian Jaynes

Green Building Task Force Report - recommendations submitted by the Green Building Task Force

Greenprint 2015/2040 Plan(link is external) - Mid-South Greenprint & Sustainability Plan for connecting communities

Memphis Bike Share Feasibility Study(link is external) - report on feasibility of starting a bike share program

Memphis Medical District(link is external) - a preliminary report and recommendations by Rose Fellowship 

Memphis Riverfront Analysis and Recommendations(link is external) - Jeff Speck's recommendations

Mid-South Regional Food System Plan - 20 year vision to support food business growth & healthy food access in a 15 county area 

MPO’s Long-Range Transportation Plan(link is external) & Regional Bicycle and Pedestrian Plan(link is external)

Shelby County Trail Plan for the Mississippi River Trail(link is external) - ways to enhance the MRT in Shelby County

Sustainable Shelby's Call to Action(link is external) - audio files from the July 2008 meeting

Sustainable Shelby Implementation Plan Progress Report(link is external) - 2014 progress report on the original plan (8 MB)

State of Bicycling 2014(link is external) - Report on bike lanes and projects as of 2014

Strong Towns Report - Charles Marohn's recommendations for Memphis from June 2012

TN-385 / I-269 Corridor Economic Development/Environmental Study - recommendations from final report - June 2013 (4 & 7 MB)

Unified Development Code(link is external) - Memphis and Shelby Co's UDC (16 MB)

Urban Riparian Buffer Handbook -  A TN Guide to how to organize and do a tree planting event along a waterway .