Information about the Planning Department.

The Albuquerque Planning Department provides a full range of services from processing building permits to developing long range, regional plans and policies.  The department also houses several quasi-judicial boards and commissions.

For information about the Planning Department, please contact us at [email protected] or call (505) 924-3860.


Notices from the Planning Department

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Comprehensive Plan Update & Integrated Development Ordinance

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The Planning Department recently kicked off a major public process to update the Comprehensive Plan and create a Integrated Development Ordinance.

The City has hired a consultant team, led by Clarion Associates, to improve the regulatory system guiding land use development and transportation planning citywide, including major updates to the Zoning Code and Development Process Manual.

Upcoming Events & Community Workshops

View upcoming events and community workshops

Questions about ABC-Z Project? Contact Mikaela Renz-Whitmore at (505) 924-3932 or [email protected].

Bikeways & Trails Facility Plan

The City Council unanimously voted to approve the plan on May 18. 2015.  Thanks to all who participated in this process!

Coors Corridor Plan

West Side Councilors do not intend to sponsor the plan at this time. View more information about the Coors Corridor Plan,or contact: Andrew Webb at (505) 768-3161 with Council Services or Carol Toffaleti (505) 924-3345 with City Planning. (Posted March 31, 2015)

Neighborhood News

The current edition has been posted. View current newsletter and archived editions.  Note: Neighborhood News is no longer mailed.

Requests for Proposals

  • De Anza Motor Lodge RFP - posted August 14, 2014, due 1-9-15 (the deadline for submitting proposals has passed and we are no longer accepting proposals)
  • 1st Street and Central RFP - posted June 9, 2014, due 12-5-14 (the deadline for submitting proposals has passed and we are no longer accepting proposals)

Applications, Permits & Fees

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