Planning Initiatives

The City works to advance goals of sustainability, equity, economic growth and vibrant, livable neighborhoods through corridor and place-based initiatives and special projects. These initiatives implement goals of Plan Tucson and provide an opportunity for community members to shape the future of their city.


Active Planning Projects

Accessory Dwelling Units Code Amendment

Commercial Parking Code Amendments

Menlo Park Neighborhood Plan

Thrive in the 05 - Building Community in the Oracle Area


Previous Planning Projects

Medical and Adult-Use Marijuana Code Amendment - approved in 2021

Sign Code Sunset Date Review – extended in 2020

Concurrent Plan Amendment / Rezoning Processes UDC Text Amendment – approved in 2020

UDC Text Amendment Related to Notification of Public Processes – approved in 2020

Adaptive Reuse

Infill Incentive District Sunset Date – extended in 2019

Medical Marijuana Sunset Date – extended in 2019

La Doce, South 12th Avenue - Infrastructure Assessment and Redevelopment Strategy completed in 2018

Grant Road Land Use Planning – Urban Overlay District adopted in 2018

Sign Code Revision Project – adopted in 2017

Amendment to Main Gate District Overlay – adopted in 2016

Ronstadt Transit Center Joint Development Opportunity – RFPs issued in 2014 and 2015

Urban Agriculture Ordinance (part of the Sustainable Code Project) – adopted in 2015

Westside Development Project

Streetcar Land Use Plan

Oracle Area Revitalization Project


For an archive of previous plans and studies, please see the Studies & Reports page