Comprehensive Plan Proposed Amendment

Please see the application below submitted by the Town of Liberty Grove requesting an amendment to the Door County Comprehensive and Farmland Preservation Plan 2035 (“comprehensive plan”).  The proposal is to expand the Core Area of Ellison Bay to include two additional properties.  Our department’s staff report is also included after the application.  

Application and Staff Report

Amendments to the comprehensive plan require two public hearings, one before the Resource Planning Committee and one before the Door County Board of Supervisors.  The public hearing and subsequent business meeting to be held by the Door County Resource Planning Committee (RPC) on Thursday, February 3rd will be held in the Door County Government Center Chambers Room (C102, 1st Floor). 

Written testimony will be accepted on 8 1/2" x 11" paper only and must be received by 12:00 p.m. (noon) the day before the hearing. Anonymous correspondence will not be accepted. Letters are available for inspection upon request. Letters are entered into hearing records, but are not read aloud.  Written testimony may be submitted to the address below:  

Door County Land Use Services Department

Door County Gov’t. Center                                   

421 Nebraska St. 

Sturgeon Bay, WI 54235

Applicants and others who wish to offer oral testimony must attend in person. Masks are recommended.

Members of the public who wish to simply monitor/observe the hearings and meeting may attend in person, or do so remotely by using the link below, or via the Zoom smartphone app, or by calling (312) 626-6799. The “chat” function in Zoom will not be monitored during the meeting.   


Zoom Webinar ID:  881 5399 4785

Passcode:  852992

Or Telephone:  1 312 626 6799 

The comprehensive plan can be viewed in full at this link: