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Development Plans & Policies in Albuquerque

Plans that Regulate Development in Albuquerque.

Find an alphabetical list of plans

List of Ranked Plans and Other Plans & Studies

Maps

Rank 1 Comprehensive Plan

Rank 2 Area Plans

Rank 2 Facility Plans

Rank 3 Plans

Design and Wall Overlay Zones

Historic and Urban Conservation Overlay Zones

Metropolitan Redevelopment Area Plans

Master Plans

Ordinance and Required Standards

Maps

Interactive Maps

PDF Maps

Rank 1 Comprehensive Plan

SectionDetails DateMaps
Albuquerque/Bernalillo County Comprehensive Plan
Complete Plan

Originally Adopted 1975

Major Revision 1988

Amended through 2013

caption:Map showing the different comp plan areas in Bernco & CABQ

caption:Centers and Corridors in the Comprehensive Plan

Section I: Introduction and Context

Background

Land Use

Environmental Protection and Heritage Conservation

Community Resource Management

Section II: Goals and Policies

Summary and Intent

Land Use

Environmental Protection and Heritage Conservation

Community Resource Management

Section III: Monitoring and Implementation Subsections A-F
Appendix

Appendices

Tables and Figures

Rank 2 Area Plans

Rank 2 Area PlanDate Map
North Valley Area Plan
1993 caption:Area Plans Map

Sandia Foothills Area Plan

1983
Southwest Area Plan 1988
West Side Strategic Plan

Adopted 1997

Last Amended 2011

Rank 2 Facility Plans

Rank 2 Facility PlanDate

Albuquerque Comprehensive On-street Bicycle Plan

2000

Bosque Action Plan

1993
Facility Plan for Arroyos
1986

Facility Plan: Electric System Transmission & Generation (2010 - 2020)

2012

Major Public Open Space Facility Plan

1999

Trails & Bikeways Facility Plan

1996

Rank 3 Plans

caption:Sector Plan Interactive Map

Rank 3 PlanDate
7 Bar Ranch Sector Development Plan

Adopted 1985

Last Amended 2012
Amole Arroyo Corridor Plan
1991

Barelas Sector Development Plan

2008
Bear Canyon Arroyo Corridor Plan
1991

Coors Corridor Plan

Adopted 1984

Last Amended 2003

Downtown Neighborhood Area Sector Development Plan

2012

Downtown 2025 Sector Development Plan & MRA

Adopted 2000

Last Amended 2014

East Atrisco Sector Development Plan

1984

East Gateway Sector Development Plan

Adopted 2011

Last Amended 2013

Heritage Hills East Sector Development Plan

1987

Huning Castle & Raynolds Addition Neighborhood Sector Development Plan

1981

Huning Highland Sector Development Plan

1988
La Cuesta Sector Development Plan
1982

La Cueva Sector Development Plan

Adopted 2000

Last Amended 2003

La Mesa Sector Development Plan
1976

Los Duranes Sector Development Plan

2012
Los Griegos Sector Development Plan
1987
Martineztown/Santa Barbara Sector Development Plan

Adopted 1990

Last Amended 2002

McClellan Park Sector Development Plan and MRA

1984

Nob Hill Highland Sector Development Plan

Adopted 2007

Last Amended 2014

Nor Este Sector Development Plan
1987

North 4th Street Rank III Corridor Plan

2010

North I-25 Sector Development Plan

2010

Northwest Mesa Escarpment Plan

1987

Old Town Sector Development Plan

1977
Paseo del Norte (County)

Adopted 2001

Last Amended 2008

Quintessence Sector Development Plan
1993

Rio Bravo Sector Development Plan

Adopted 1988

Last Amended 2009

Rio Grande Blvd Corridor Plan

1989

Riverview Sector Development Plan

1985

Sawmill/Wells Park Sector Development Plan

Adopted 1996

Last Amended 2000

South Broadway Neighborhood Sector Development Plan & MRA

1986

South Martineztown Sector Development Plan

1995

South Yale Sector Development Plan

2009

St Joseph Hospital/Civic Auditorium Area Sector Development Plan

1979

Tower/Unser Sector Development Plan

Adopted 1989

Last Amended 2009

Trumbull Neighborhood Sector Development Plan

Adopted 1981

Amended 2011

University of Albuquerque Sector Development Plan

1980
University Neighborhood Sector Development Plan
1986

Uptown Sector Development Plan

Adopted 2009

Last Amended 2013

Vineyard Sector Development Plan

2000

Volcano Cliffs Sector Development Plan

2011

Volcano Heights Sector Development Plan

2013

Volcano Trails Sector Development Plan

2011

West Mesa Sector Development Plan

1976

West Route 66 Sector Development Plan

Adopted 1987

Last Amended 2009

Westland Sector Development Plan (See Westland Master Plan)

Window G Sector Development Plan

1996

Design and Wall Overlay Zones

Overlay Zone PlanDate Map

Alameda Blvd Design Overlay Zone

1998 caption:Design and Wall Overlay Zones - Map for Comp Plan
Atrisco Vista Wall Overlay Zone 1984

Central Avenue Neon Sign Design Overlay Zone

2013

Unser Boulevard Overlay Zone

1992

Amole Arroyo Corridor Plan

1991
Los Griegos Sector Development Plan

Adopted 1987

Amended 1992

North Albuquerque Acres (County)

Adopted 2001

Last Amended 2008

Sunport Boulevard Design Overlay Zone
1992

Historic and Urban Conservation Overlay Zone

Overlay Zone PlanDate Map
East Downtown (Edo) Regulatory Plan
2005 caption:Historic Overlay Zones - Comp Plan

Eighth & Forrester Historic Zone Guidelines

1991

Fourth Ward Historic Zone Guidelines

2002

Huning Highland Historic Zone Guidelines

2010

Old Town Historic Zone Guidelines

1998

Silver Hill Historic Overlay Zone - Development Guidelines

2010

Metropolitan Redevelopment Area Plans

caption:MRA Plans Map Image for Comp Plan

MRA PlanDate

Alvarado/Railroad Metropolitan Redevelopment Plan

1998

Barelas Neighborhood Commercial Revitalization

1994

Central/Highland-Upper Nob Hill Redevelopment Plan

Central/Highland-Upper Nob Hill Master Plan

2005

2004

Clayton Heights/Lomas del Cielo Metropolitan Redevelopment Plan
2010
Del Rey MRA (no plan, boundary only)

Downtown 2025 Sector Development Plan & MRA

Adopted 2000

Amended 2014

East Gateway In Progress

Historic Central Metropolitan Redevelopment Plan

2012

Los Candelarias Village Center and Metropolitan Redevelopment Plan

2001
Martineztown/Santa Barbara (no plan, boundary only)

McClellan Sector Development Plan and MRA

1984

Near Heights MRA Expansion Plan

2010

Old Albuquerque High School Metropolitan Redevelopment Plan Part I

Old Albuquerque High School Metropolitan Redevelopment Plan Part II

1984
Phoenix Ave Metropolitan Redevelopment Plan (plan missing)

Sawmill/Wells Park Metropolitan Redevelopment Plan

2005
Soldiers & Sailors Park Redevelopment Plan 1985
South Barelas Industrial Park Metropolitan Redevelopment Plan

Adopted 1986

Last Amended 2002

South Broadway Neighborhood Sector Development Plan & MRA

1986

St Joseph Hospital/Civic Auditorium Area Sector Development Plan & MRA

1979
Sycamore Metropolitan Redevelopment Plan 1982

Tingley Beach Metropolitan Redevelopment Area Plan - R-305About PDF Files

Tingley Beach Metropolitan Redevelopment Area Plan - R-306About PDF Files

1983

West Central Metropolitan Redevelopment Area Plan

2004

Master Plans

caption:Master Plan map - Summer 2014

Master PlanDate
    12th & Menaul/Indian School Property
      2005
      Academy/Eubank/Tramway Sector Development Plan 1990
      Alameda Business Park 1999
      Albuquerque Indian School Area Development Regulations
      2005
      Albuquerque West 2006

      Atrisco Business Park Master Development Plan

      Adopted 1992

      Amended 2013

      Balloon Fiesta Park Master Plan

      2012
        Clifford West Business Park Master Plan
          1997

          El Rancho Atrisco Sector Development Plan

          • ?
          • 1985
          • 1981
          • 1986
          Fountain Hills 2007
          Gateway Industrial Park 2000
          High Desert Sector Development Plan

          Adopted 1993

          Last Amended 2001

          Journal Center Master Plan

          Adopted 2001

          Amended 2003

          Ladera Industrial Park 2003
          Lava Shadows Sector Development Plan 1984
          Los Lomitas Industrial Park 2005
          Luecking Park 2004

          Master Plan for Volcano Park

          1984

          Mesa del Sol Level A Community Master Plan

          2005

          Mesa del Sol Level B Master Plan

          Adopted 2008

          Amended 2012

            North Domingo Baca Park Master Development Plan
              2006
                North Gateway Industrial Park Master Plan
                  2000
                  NZ Commercial Center 1986
                  Paradise Hills 1975
                  Paseo del Norte & Golf Course Master Plan 1997
                  Renaissance- A Master Plan for the New Southwest
                  1985
                  Richfield Park 1986
                  Sandia Science & Technology Park

                  Adopted 2001

                  Last Amended 2011

                  Sunport Park: Airport Master Plan

                  2002

                    Volcano Business Park Phase II
                      1998
                      Volcano Point 2007

                      Westland Master Plan

                      • Westland Sector Plan (now Western ABQ. Land Holdings Sector Plan) - see Westland Master Plan, Appendix A

                      Adopted 2000

                      Last Amended 2012

                      Ordinances and Required Standards

                      Standard

                      Code of Ordinances - Including Zoning Code and DPM

                      Comprehensive City Zoning Code

                      Development Process Manual (DPM)

                      Building Code - 2008 Uniform Administrative Code

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