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Planning Division

Announcements
  • November 8, 2017 - Interpretation regarding Tech Park (T-P) Zoning District side and rear setbacks when adjacent to residentially zoned property

    An interpretation has been issued by the Planning and Zoning Administator regarding the side and rear setbacks for Tech Park (T-P) zoned property when adjacent to residentially zoned property

    The interpretation can be viewed HERE

    The interpretation may be appealed to the Board of Adjustment within twenty (20) days of this posting.  All appeals must be filed in writng with the Town's Community Develoment and Public Works Department.  The Board of Adjustment will issue a decsion within thirty (30) days follwoing receipt of the appeal.

  • August 29, 2017 - Interpretation regarding the allowed land use for a distribution center

    An interpretation has been issued by the Planning and Zoning Administrator regarding a proposed distribution center for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints at a property on Calle Concordia.

    The interpretation can be viewed HERE

    The interpretation may be appealed to the Board of Adjustment within twenty (20) days of this posting.  All appeals must be filed in writing with the Town's Community Development and Public Works Department.  The Board of Adjustment will issue a decision withing thirty (30) days following receipt of the appeal.

Division Overview
The Planning division administers the General Plan and Zoning Code for the harmonious growth of the Town. The division is responsible for providing planning and zoning services to the Community, Town Council, Planning and Zoning Commission, Conceptual Design Review Board, Board of Adjustment, and project teams.  The division's Work Plan for the next two years will focus on updates to the sign code, zoning code, general plan and associated guidelines and standards.   

Oro Valley Town Code  |  Zoning CodeInteractive Zoning Map

Planning Program Overview
The primary function of the Planning program is to assure the proper implementation of adopted plans, policies and standards. Planning provides direction and support for the Planning and Zoning Commission, Conceptual Design Review Board, and Board of Adjustment. The planning team coordinates the review of development projects by various Town departments and divisions as well as external review agencies. Planning also prepares and analyzes amendments to the General Plan, Zoning Code, Planned Area Developments, and rezoning cases. Staff develops recommendations to promote the aesthetic, organized growth and development of the Town, and is responsible for the Citizen's Planning Institute.

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