Data & Publications

Comprehensive Economic Development Strategy 2014-19 (CEDS)

Timeline: Annual

Description: The CEDS is a useful document that describes the region's economic situation, regional goals and objectives to improve the economy, and notable developments. This document enables our region to access funding from the U.S. Economic Development Administration.

Comprehensive Plans

Timeline: Ongoing

Description: Nearly every municipality in southwestern Wisconsin has adopted a Comprehensive Plan, which helps a community prepare for their future by giving direction to elected officials on issues including land use, transportation, economic development, and environmental concerns.

Geographic Information Systems (GIS)

Timeline: Ongoing

Description: As a service to our communities and community partners, SWWRPC maintains and makes available a collection of data for cartography and Geographic Information Systems needs. Custom maps and spatial analyses are available through special order.

Iowa County Hazard Mitigation Plan

Timeline: Adopted Summer 2012

Description: SWWRPC developed a Multi-Hazard Mitigation Plan for Iowa County which allows all participating towns, villages and cities to be eligible for FEMA funds.

Safe Routes to School

Timeline: As needed

Description: Making places safe & healthy for our students.   SWWRPC helps make walking and biking safer throughout southwestern Wisconsin by helping communities create Safe Routes to School Plans. Once a community has this plan in place, they are more likely to receive grant money for pedestrian and bicycle infrastructure improvements.

Transit-Human Services Plans

Timeline: Five-year updates

Description: Every few years, as part of our WDOT Workplan, SWWRPC assists each of our five counties create their Locally Developed, Coordinated Public Transit-Human Services Transportation Plans.  Federal transit law requires that each of our counties have this plans in place in order to be eligible for transit funds.