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Adopted Policy Plans

The Town Board of Commissioners have adopted the following Policy documents to fulfill the goals and objectives laid out in the Board's Strategic Plan.   

Standard Engineering Manual (2023)

The Standard Engineering Manual is a companion document to the Land Development Ordinance (LDO), providing further details and specifications for the construction of infrastructure components including public streets, sidewalks, and Greenways/Sidepaths. 

Rolesville Bikes (Town Bicycle Plan 2022) 

Rolesville Bikes is a community-led initiative that expands on the town’s proposed bicycle network, first envisioned in 2013 with the adoption of the Rolesville Bike Plan. Since the plan’s adoption, Rolesville has experienced tremendous growth due to its family- focused amenities and proximity to Raleigh and the major employment centers within the Triangle Region. To ensure that Rolesville grows responsibly and sustainably, residents and Town leadership have prioritized bicycle and pedestrian network expansion through recent planning efforts.

Rolesville Greenways (Town Greenway Plan 2022)

Rolesville Greenways serves as an update to the 2002 Open Space and Greenway Plan, which primarily recommended greenways along creek corridors with a focus on protecting and conserving the Town’s environmental assets. Rolesville Greenways expands on this initial planning effort to improve access to recreational centers, parks, and destinations, while still focusing on environmental protection. The plan provides a framework for town staff, residents, developers, and regional partners to create greenway network and policy recommendations that guide future development and enhance quality of life for residents.

Rolesville Moves (Community Transportation Plan 2021)

Rolesville Moves offers strategies to improve the Town’s transportation network, including its roadways, bicycle facilities, sidewalks, and transit services. The result is a framework to guide transportation decisions in the Rolesville area for the next 25 years.

Rolesville Parks and Recreation Master Plan (2019)

The Rolesville Parks and Recreation Master Plan is designed to guide the Town during the next 10 years of growth, addressing parkland and facilities, programming, finances, and operations.

Rolesville Comprehensive Plan (2017)

The Comprehensive Plan contains future land use, transportation, open space, and housing policies. In the face of rapid growth, the Town uses these measures to guide cohesive development

Main Street Vision Plan (2018)

The Main Street Vision Plan was a joint effort by the Town of Rolesville and Capital Area Metropolitan Planning Organization (CAMPO) to lay the foundation for the future of Main Street.  The Vision Plan divides the 4-mile Main Street corridor into three areas ripe for development.  The Town seeks to create a true town center by utilizing urban design practices and building a sense of place. 

Economic Development Strategic Plan (2018)

Rolesville is committed to promoting a healthy business climate. The Economic Development Strategic Plan identifies existing conditions and areas of economic potential for the Town.

Wake County Multi-Jurisdictional Hazard Mitigation Plan (2015)

Resilience in natural disaster scenarios is important to the community. This county-wide document provides practical approaches to prevent and manage risk situations.

Comprehensive Bicycle Plan (2013)

The purpose of the Comprehensive Bicycle Plan is to improve roadway conditions so that people can enjoy the many benefits of cycling.

Open Space and Greenway Plan (2002)

The Open Space and Greenway Plan specifies the locations of future parks and trails through Rolesville.

Thoroughfare Plan (2002)

This plan outlines infrastructure projects to improve the connectivity and quality of local roadways.