August 2004: Ranson adopts 2004 Comprehensive Plan with a goal to annex vacant land that would provide for a mix of uses in the neo-traditional development pattern. This development pattern should create a mix in housing styles, which will allow construction of affordable low-cost housing in close proximity to employment. Another goal is find a way to connect Ranson to the MARC Train using Public Transit.
- Route 9 – Bardane Segment – Groundbreaking Event
- Urban Land Institute meets with Ranson encourages mixed use develoment and applying for Federal Grants