Comprehensive Planning

Recently Approved Projects

The Comprehensive Planning unit works with the citizens of San Antonio to develop community plans, and with other city departments on plan implementation strategies. Once plans are adopted, this unit is responsible for updating them and processing plan amendment requests. The Comprehensive Planning unit is also responsible for maintaining the lists of registered neighborhood associations and community organizations. Additionally this unit administers the City's annexation policies, and responds to requests from other regional jurisdictions for municipal boundary adjustments and ETJ (Extraterritorial Jursidiction) releases. Click on one of the links below to learn more about the Comprehensive Planning unit.

Visit the Registration page for the list of registered neighborhood associations and community organizations. Additional resources and staff are available to assist neighbors interested in forming or registering a neighborhood association or community organization.
The Design Zoning Districts include
overlay and base zoning districts with specific development standards. These include Neighborhood Conservation Districts, Corridor Overlay Districts and other Special Zoning Districts.
The Planning Library includes copies of all plans, reports, and policies authored by or for the Planning and Community Development Department as well as urban design standards manuals.
The plan amendment application form and schedule can be found on the Forms page. 
For questions, please contact a Staff Member.