Current Development Activity

Use the "jump-to" links below to find out the status of development cases in the City of Raleigh.

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Administrative Site Review Cases (ASR) Annexation Cases (AX) Board of Adjustment (BOA) Certificate of Appropriateness (COA) Comprehensive Plan Amendments (CP) Design Alternate Cases (DA) Development Agreements Recorded Maps/Plat Raleigh Historic Landmarks (RHL) Street Closing (STC) Streetscape Plans (SSP) Subdivision Cases (S) Text Change Cases (TC) Text Change Amendments to Zoning Conditions (TCZ) Transit Overlay District (TOD) Rezoning Requests (Z)

Administrative Site Review Cases (ASR)

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Administrative Site Review is the consideration of a plan in order to confirm that the proposal meets the development guidelines of the UDO. Before any permit is issued for the construction, repair, or alteration of any building or site, a site plan must be reviewed and approved.

View a table of current Administrative Site Review (ASR) cases.

Annexation Cases (AX)

To provide essential urban services in an orderly and efficient way, an annexation petition must be submitted to the City of Raleigh before any utility connection can take place. Annexations are by petitioned request, initiated by the property owner and subject to State eligibility requirements.

View a table of current Annexation (AX) cases

Board of Adjustment (BOA)

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View Board of Adjustment agenda for the latest cases. Find archived case files in the recent minutes or case files prior to March 2, 2018, on the Board of Adjustment (BOA) webpage.

Certificate of Appropriateness (COA)

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Certificate of Appropriateness processagendas and case files (e.g., COA-001‐2021), and decision documents.

Comprehensive Plan Amendments (CP)

A Comprehensive Plan Amendment is a proposed change to the City’s adopted Comprehensive Plan, a key policy document in regards to long-range growth, and environmental, economic, and social sustainability.

View a table of current Comprehensive Plan Amendments (CP) cases.

Design Alternate Cases (DA)

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View the Design Review Commission agenda for the latest design alternate cases. Find archived case files on the Design Review Commission webpage.

Development Agreements

A development agreement is a voluntary contract between the city and a property owner, detailing the obligations of both parties and specifying the standards and conditions that will govern development of the property.

View a table of current Development Agreement Cases.

Recorded Maps/Plat

A recorded map is a legal instrument referred to in deeds and other legal documents. A recorded map shows the configuration of a parcel of land, including boundaries, easements, roads, rights-of-way, and other significant features. 

View a table of current Recorded Map (RCMP) cases.

Raleigh Historic Landmarks (RHL)

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View Raleigh Historic Landmark cases going to public hearing.

Street Closing (STC)

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Street Closing petitions are submitted for permanent right-of-way closings.

View a table of current Street Closing (STC) cases.

Streetscape Plans (SSP)

A Streetscape Plan (SSP) can identify customized street cross-sections, and design and placement of sidewalks, street furniture, street lighting, or street trees.

Read about the streetscape plan process and view most recent cases

Subdivision Cases (S)

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A subdivision is the division of recorded lots where the total number of lots is increased and the resultant lots are equal to or exceed the standards of the applicable UDO zoning district.

View a table of current Subdivision (S) cases.

Text Change Cases (TC)

A “text change” is a proposal to modify an adopted ordinance.

View a table of current Text Change (TC) cases.

Text Change Amendments to Zoning Conditions (TCZ)

A "text change amendment" is a proposal to modify adopted zoning conditions.

View a table of current Text Change Amendments to Zoning Conditions (TCZ) cases.

Transit Overlay District (TOD)

TOD Mapping will apply the new TOD zoning district to some areas along the Western and Southern Bus Rapid Transit routes. Learn more about this project and how it supports equitable development around transit.

View the webpage for more information on TOD Mapping.

Rezoning Requests (Z)

Zoning is the designation of specific areas of land, or zones, within which various uses and development standards are permitted. Listed below are zoning cases that seek to change (or rezone) the zoning designations applied to certain properties throughout the city. See where these cases are happening around the city on this map

View a table of current Rezoning (Z) requests.

View a table of upcoming Neighborhood Meetings.

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