Planning and Development Services - COVID-19

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On Tuesday, March 17, 2020, the City of Tucson, Mayor Regina Romero announced that all City of Tucson facilities will be closed to members of the public indefinitely in response to the evolving coronavirus (COVID-19) situation.

In an effort to continue serving the public and minimize impact during this time, the City of Tucson Planning and Development Services Department will remain available to the public as follows:

All applications are encouraged to be submitted online through the PDSD Filedrop for electronic review. Electronic submittals do not require an office visit to be reviewed and accepted. Applications can be paid online by using the blue “Pay Fees” button at the top of the Planning and Development Services Department website.

Paper applications - a drop box will be available outside of the second floor of the Public Works Building, 201 N. Stone Avenue. All paper applications will be held for 48 hours before handling by staff to minimize exposure.  Staff will acknowledge receipt of the plans within 48 hours.

All Boards, Committees, and Commissions meetings are post-poned effective immediately through April 17, 2020. Any future cancellations and changes will be determined on a week by week basis, for all currently calendared workshops, interdepartmental meetings, community meetings, public hearings, commission meetings, and other outreach activities. These events will be rescheduled as webinars, conference calls, and remote/virtual engagement as appropriate and possible. As we monitor the situation, updated information will be provided. Please continue to check our website for updates.

All members of the public are encouraged to visit the City of Tucson COVID-19 Updates website or the Pima County Health Department website for up-to-date, trustworthy information.

A COVID-19 hotline has been set up to answer any questions from the public and healthcare providers about testing, symptoms, and any other questions you have about the virus. Call (520) 626-6016 (local) or 1-844-542-8201 (state) to reach a health care professional.