Urban Design & Development

Learn more about the Urban Design & Development division of the Planning Department.

NOTICE: Applicants should contact the intake staff of the Building and Development Services Division to get the Environmental Planning Commission (EPC) Zoom meeting information (links and phone numbers) that must be included in all notices (email, mail, sign posting).

What We Do

Urban Design and Development conducts long range and current planning, broad-based community engagement, historic preservation planning, and providing support staff for land use boards that review development proposals.

In addition, this division assists and provides staff support to several land use boards, including:

How We Serve You

The Urban Design & Development division updates the ABC Comprehensive Plan, amends the Integrated Development Ordinance, and provides support staff to several land use boards that review proposals for development.

The sections of the Urban Design & Development division include: