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City Planning

Last updated Jun. 30, 2015 - 10:14 pm

City Planning Mission: To provide guidance for the growth, preservation and development of the City of Raleigh in order to maintain a community of lasting value.

Planning Projects

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Whether you are seeking information about upcoming meetings or just want to learn more about what is going on in our city, this comprehensive list of active and completed projects is an excellent resource.

Planning Projects

Long-Range Planning

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Long-range planning addresses unique issues specific to particular locations within the city that can only be addressed through policies and actions more specific than those proposed citywide.

Long-Range Planning

Historic Preservation

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The Raleigh Historic Development Commission (RHDC) serves to identify, preserve, protect, and promote Raleigh's historic resources. It inventories historically-significant properties, issues Certificates of Appropriateness, conducts educational programs, and provides design-review assistance.

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Real Estate

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Real estate provides services to other city departments in the acquisition of real property for rights-of-way, public utilities, public facilities, greenway, parks and community development. In addition, staff manages city leases, the city's real property inventory, and the disposition of city surplus real property.

Real Estate

Records

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Request public records for due diligence, zoning code violations, and property assessments. Other records, such as development plans, public improvement plans, building permit/plan review comments, certificates of occupancy, and miscellaneous permit data, may be obtained via the Online Development Center.

Records Management

Transportation Planning

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The Office of Transportation Planning strives to create a seamless and efficient multimodal transportation system for the city. The city's transportation plan provides an integrated, multimodal approach with a goal of providing universal accessibility for all residents, employers, and services.

Transportation Planning

Urban Design

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Our team of urban designers and planners envision and design solutions that create a better built environment, building consensus around innovative solutions that encourage all people to be active in shaping the physical form of their community.

Urban Design Center

Zoning

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Zoning provides services related to the rezoning process, and maintains the city’s official zoning map. It also provides zoning verification, zoning enforcement, and text change services.

Zoning & Rezoning

Stay Connected

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Get daily social media updates via Twitter and Facebook, including live updates from City Council meetings; subscribe to email notices; read our weekly development blog DSinsider which includes planning initiatives and upcoming events and meetings; and view our photos on Instagram.

Office Locations & Contacts

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Main: One Exchange Plaza, 3rd Floor, 919-996-2626
Urban Design Center:
220 Fayetteville Street, Suite 200, 919-996-4640
Office of Transportation Planning:
One Exchange Plaza, 7th Floor, 919-996-2155
Real Estate:
One Exchange Plaza, 10th Floor, 919-996-4286

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