The 2006 Capitol Campus Master Plan provides a foundation that identifies principles to help inform Capitol Campus facilities planning and decision making. It also documents the history of the campus. In its current form, the Master Plan lacks an overall shared vision of how to meet the needs of the campus for the next 20-30 years and a corresponding roadmap to achieve such a vision.
While an update to the Master Plan is needed, DES has continued to build on the foundations of the 2006 Master Plan by producing supplemental plans that examine specific campus needs. In 2014, DES convened a work group to identify priorities for a new Master Plan update. Subsequently, in the 2015-17 biennium, funding was provided by the Legislature to examine four sites on the Campus: