Cobb County Government

Master Plans / Corridor Studies

In addition to the Comprehensive Plan, the Planning Division also conducts and manages a variety of land use, economic development, and transportation plans that impact various areas of Cobb County.



Dobbins ARB Joint Land Use Study (JLUS)

A Joint Land Use Study (JLUS) is a cooperative land use planning effort conducted as a joint venture between an active military installation, surrounding cities and counties, state and federal agencies, and other affected stakeholders. The Dobbins Air Reserve Base (ARB) JLUS is an 8-month study funded through a grant from the Department of Defense (DOD) Office of Economic Adjustment (OEA) and contributions by the local sponsors - Cobb County and the cities of Marietta and Smyrna. Visit to learn more.

2040 Comprehensive Plan Update

Cobb County is updating its Comprehensive Plan. The Comprehensive Plan is a long-range, community designed growth strategy that will continue to make Cobb County an attractive place to invest, conduct business, and raise a family.

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South Cobb Implementation Strategy

Study Overview

On April 26, 2011, Chairman Timothy Lee and District Commissioner Woody Thompson assembled a team of Cobb County Government leaders to assist in putting together a comprehensive cross-department strategy and communication tool to help South Cobb develop a clear concise strategy to complement the study efforts completed over the years.