Community open houses for PlanRutherford, the County’s Comprehensive Plan update, have been scheduled. PlanRutherford will provide the framework for growth in unincorporated Rutherford County and address other quality of life matters for the county. The information shared during this initial set of meetings will help identify potential solutions and actions upon which the community will provide feedback. These meetings will focus on learning more about changes and issues that impact residents now and may in the future and creating a community vision and priorities for Rutherford County. The community open houses are drop-in anytime between 5:30 – 7:00 p.m.


Monday, May 16
5:30pm - 7pm
Plainview Elementary School
7182 Otter Pond Way, Christiana TN

Tuesday, May 17
5:30pm - 7pm
Rockvale High School
6545 Highway 99, Rockvale TN

Wednesday, May 18
5:30pm - 7pm
Lascassas Elementary School
6300 Lascassas Pike, Lascassas TN

Thursday, May 19
5:30pm - 7pm
Smyrna Event Center
100 Sam Ridley Pkwy, Smyrna TN

All members of the public are invited to attend. For more information about the comprehensive plan update, please visit: or contact the Rutherford County Planning and Engineering Department at 615-898-7730 with any questions. 


PlanRutherford is an update to the existing comprehensive plan developed and adopted by the Rutherford County Planning Commission in 2011. A comprehensive plan is the county government’s policy for managing growth. It serves as an essential tool to help local and state governments, residents and businesses, and land developers, among others, work together to build Rutherford’s future. For more information, visit