The Greenwood City/County Comprehensive Plan is an integrated and internally consistent statement of Greenwood County's policies for future growth and development as well as those of the incorporated communities within the County. The Comprehensive Plan is developed within the authority and mandates of the South Carolina Comprehensive Planning Enabling Act of 1994. The Plan addresses the required process and elements provided by the South Carolina Code of Laws, Article 3, Section 6-29-510, within the context of local conditions. The document is comprised of elements, presented as chapters, which address the specific trends and concerns for each issue area. Upon adoption of the Plan, each local government in Greenwood County assumes the responsibility for implementation, updates, and communication with citizens and agencies regarding the Plan's policies.