Development Services
UDC Process

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Cliff Morton Development and Business Services Center
1901 South Alamo Street
San Antonio, TX 78204

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UDC Process Timeline


January 1 - DSD accepts amendments

  • May 1 - Deadline for amendment proposals
  • Proposed amendments reviewed by DSD; and will ensure submissions are complete and for Ch. 35 only
May – June
  • Planning Commission Technical Advisory Committee (PCTAC) meets to determine whether proposed amendments are classified as "edits", "clarifications", or "neither"
  • Planning Commission consideration to accept or deny "edits" and "clarifications" of proposed amendments; note the Planning Commission can sponsor amendments not in categories
June – October

PCTAC will conduct in depth review of amendments and send their recommendations to appropriate Boards and Commissions

November – December

Board Meetings provide final recommendations for City Council


City Council consideration

January 2021

Training for approved amendments for employees, external agencies, and the public

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