By 2030, Mecklenburg County’s population is predicted to increase by more than 1 million residents, doubling the number of people who call the county their home. Livable Meck is dedicated to bringing people together to enhance the quality of life across our community.

Progress Report

Local governments, non-profits and businesses are partnering to transform that vision into action that makes a difference in the lives of those who live here.

Navigate this site to discover the strategies and actions our community is undertaking. You also can explore the plans and programs that are shaping our neighborhoods. And, most important, you can have your voice heard by providing your feedback and perspective.

Putting Strategies in Place

More than 130 private, non-profit and government community partners are coming together to make the community's vision for Mecklenburg County a reality.

2020-2025 Strategies

Community-Wide Plan

The information collected during “Voice of the Community” was synthesized into the new community-wide plan. The plan is organized by eight guiding principles and 39 strategies. Associated with each guiding principle is a set of strategies recommended to achieve this principle. This plan sets the road map for protecting and enriching our quality of life for the next five years.

View the Plan