Unified Development Ordinance, 4th supplement, September 2017

Part 10A: Unified Development Ordinance City of Raleigh, North Carolina 10 – 17 Effective Date: September 01, 2013 Supp. No. 4 Article 10.2. Review Procedures | CHAPTER 10. ADMINISTRATION Sec. 10.2.3. ​​UDO Text Amendment Sec. 10.2.3. UDO Text Amendment A. Applicability 1. The City Council shall consider amendments to the text of this UDO. 2. Amendments to the text of this UDO shall be made in accordance with the provisions of this section. B. Pre-Application Conference Before submitting an application for a UDO text amendment, an applicant shall schedule a pre-application conference with the Planning and Development Officer to discuss the procedures, standards and regulations required for approval. This requirement may be waived at the discretion of the Planning and Development Officer. C. Application Requirements 1. An application for a UDO text amendment shall be submitted in accordance with the general application requirements of Sec. 10.2.1.B. 2. A UDO text amendment request by a member of the public also requires authorization by the City Council. 3. City Council may reject the petition or direct further consideration of the UDO text amendment request in accordance with Sec. 10.2.3.D. D. Approval Process 1. Planning and Development Officer Action a. The Planning and Development Officer shall provide a report and recommendation to the City Council when the Council considers authorizing a public hearing on a UDO text amendment. b. Upon submittal, the Planning and Development Officer shall review the application for a UDO text amendment in accordance with Sec. 10.2.3.E. and provide a report and recommendation to the Planning Commission within 45 days of submittal of a completed application. The Planning and Development Officer may request additional time from the City Council. 2. Planning Commission Action a. Upon acceptance of the UDO text amendment application, the Planning Commission shall hold a public meeting to discuss the UDO text amendment. Public notice of the text amendment shall be provided in accordance with Sec. 10.1.8. b. The Planning Commission may refer the application to a work session of the Planning Commission or to 1 of its committees for additional consideration. c. Within 90 days after receipt of the proposed amendment, the Planning Commission shall make its recommendation to the City Council. Within this time period, the Planning Commission may request extensions of time which may be granted by the City Council. If no recommendation is made within this time period and if no extension is granted, the City Council may take action on the application without further involvement of the Planning Commission. d. A recommendation by the Planning Commission shall include the adoption of a statement describing how the Planning Commission considers the action taken to be consistent with the Comprehensive Plan, reasonable and in the public interest. e. The Planning Commission shall make its recommendation to the City Council in writing. The Planning Commission shall recommend that the request be approved, approved as revised, denied or request further study. Planning and Development Officer Planning Commission Public Meeting Review & Recommend Review & Recommend Pre-Application Conference Submit Application City Council Authorization City Council Public Hearing Review & Decide Approve Disapprove

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