The Albuquerque City Council passed an Ordinance (O-08-42) to have the City Charter reviewed by a Task Force.
The Council passed legislation authorizing development of a Sector Plan for the area north of Gibson Boulevard, east of University Boulevard, south of St. Cyr Ave. SE and generally west of Columbia Drive. The Sector Plan bill was signed by the Mayor and has become law.
The purpose of this Plan is to encourage and facilitate infill redevelopment of Uptown as both an economically and environmentally sustainable, business and pedestrian-friendly area where people can live, work, and play.
The Form Based Zones legislation (O-08-58) was passed by City Council with a 7:2 vote on April 6, 2009.