MENIFEE – Menifee received the 2020 Best Practices Award from the Inland Empire section of the American Planning Association for the city’s comprehensive development code update. The Best Practices Award is for a specific planning tool, practice, program, project or process.
The category emphasizes results and demonstrates how innovative and state-of-the-art planning methods and practices help to create communities of lasting value. The APA California Awards Program encourages quality in planning and increases the public’s awareness of the planning profession by recognizing outstanding achievement in the planning field.
The comprehensive development code, adopted by the city council, Dec. 18, 2019, includes regulations for zoning, subdivision, grading and design guidelines refl