As North Yorkshire is a predominantly rural county the council takes a particular interest in rural development. Due to the broad nature of the subject rural development is handled in a number of different ways by the council. The following links will take you to areas of the council website that deal with rural development:
Find out how the North Yorkshire Community Plan 2011-14 aims to help make North Yorkshire an even better place in which to live, work and visit.
Find out what the County Council is doing to help develop sustainable communities within North Yorkshire.
Find out how the County Council is involved in the regeneration of North Yorkshire.
Find out how the County Council works in partnership to help conserve our countryside.
Find out what role the County Council plays in the future development needs of the county.
Find out what the County Council does to assist rural communities in North Yorkshire.