Residential Design and Development Standards Update

Updated Draft To Be Considered by the Planning Commission

The draft Residential Development and Design Standards have been available for public review since September 2020.  The updated draft includes feedback from stakeholder interviews, Community Workshops, and individual comments. The Draft Residential Development and Design Standards were considered by the Planning Commission on January 14, 2021 and recommended for adoption to the City Council. 

The City Council held a public hearing regarding the recommended standards and approved the first reading of the ordinance on February 2, 2021.  The second reading of the ordinance will be considered by the City Council on March 2, 2021.

The staff report to the City Council and complete ordinance amending Title VI of the City Code will be available along with the meeting agenda by February 25th on the City Meetings Webpage.

Did you miss the Virtual Public Workshop on September 16th? Watch the presentation here on your own time and provide feedback through the survey link or email link below.

The Planning Commission received an update on the Objective Residential Development and Design Standards on September 10th.  You can find the staff report and video recording of the meeting on the City Meetings and Agendas website here.

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February 3, 2020 Community Workshop


A summary of the public workshop is available at the link below.

February 3, 2020 Public Workshop Summary

At any time during the process comments, questions, or suggestions can be submitted to Hilary Roverud, Deputy Director of Development Services at:


Email the Development Services Department