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Existing Urban Design Overlays

The Urban Design Overlay is one of the designers’ main tools. A “UDO” defines a specific area and sets design standards for its development.

UDO application forms are on our Applications and Fees page.

Murfreesboro Pikescan of document front cover

This UDO covers over fourteen miles of Murfreesboro Pike, from downtown Nashville to the Rutherford County line. It began with community opinions expressed during the Antioch/Priest Lake Community Plan Update, and was approved by the Planning Commission on July 25, 2013.

Murfreesboro Pike UDO document

Please contact Brenda Diaz, (615) 862-7184, for more information on the Murfreesboro Pike UDO.

Gallatin PikeCover of Gallatin Pike UDO document

The Metropolitan Council voted October 1, 2013, to approve rezoning various properties and a portion of property along Gallatin Pike, Gallatin Avenue, and Main Street between South 5th Street and Briley Parkway from MUG, CS, CL, OR20, RS5, T6, OL, SP, RS10, and RS7.5 to MUG-A, MUL-A and OR20-A, and to apply an Urban Design Overlay (UDO) over that same area.

Gallatin Pike UDO document

Please contact Latisha Birkeland, (615)862-7161, for more information on the Gallatin Pike UDO.

31st Avenue /Long Boulevard

31st Ave and Long

31st & Long UDO document

Please contact Brenda Diaz, (615) 862-7184, for more information on the 31st Avenue / Long Boulevard UDO.

Bedford Avenue

Bedford Avenue

Bedford Avenue UDO document

Please contact Brenda Diaz, (615) 862-7184, for more information on the Bedford Avenue UDO

Bellevue Towne Center

Bellevue Towne Center

Bellevue Towne Center UDO document

Please contact Jason Swaggart, (615) 862-7217, for more information on the Bellevue Towne Center UDO.

Brentwood Town Center

Brentwood Town Center

Brentwood Town Center UDO document

Please contact Singeh Saliki, (615) 862-7165, for more information on the Brentwood Town Center UDO.

Carothers Crossing

Carothers Crossing

Carothers Crossing UDO document

Please contact Kathryn Withers, (615) 862-7193, for more information on the Carothers Crossing UDO

Clayton Avenue

Illustration of a house from UDO document cover

Clayton Avenue UDO document

Please contact Singeh Saliki, (615) 862-7165, for more information on the Clayton Avenue UDO.

Dickerson Pike Sign Standards

Dickerson Pike Sign Standards

Dickerson Pike Sign Standards document

Please contact Brandon Burnette, (615) 862-7190, for more information on the Dickerson Pike Sign Standards.

Downtown Donelson

Downtown Donelson

Downtown Donelson UDO document

Please contact Brenda Diaz, (615) 862-7184, for more information on the Downtown Donelson UDO

Gateway

Gateway

Gateway UDO document

Please contact Andrew Collins, (615) 862-7207, for more information on the Gateway Urban Design Overlay.

Green Hills

Green Hills

Green Hills UDO document

Please contact Andrew Collins, (615) 862-7207, for more information on the Green Hills UDO.

Hamilton Hills

Hamilton Hills

Hamilton Hills UDO document

Please contact Alex Deus, (615) 862-7155, for more information on the Hamilton Hills UDO.

Harding Town Center

Harding Town Center

Harding Town Center UDO document

Please contact Andrew Collins, (615) 862-7207, for more information on the Harding Town Center UDO

Hillsboro Village

Hillsboro Village

Hillsboro Village UDO document

Please contact Brenda Diaz, (615) 862-7184, for more information on the Hillsboro Village UDO.

Lenox Village

Lenox Village

Lenox Village UDO document

Please contact Brenda Diaz, (615) 862-7184, for more information on the Lenox Village UDO.

Music Row

Music Row

Music Row UDO document

Please contact Andrew Collins, (615)862-7207, for more information on the Music Row UDO.

Primrose

Primrose

Primrose UDO document

Please contact Singeh Saliki, (615) 862-7165, for more information on the Primrose UDO.

Ridgeview

Ridgeview

Ridgeview UDO document

Please contact Melissa Sajid, (615) 862-7153, for more information on the Ridgeview UDO.

Riverwood

Riverwood

Riverwood UDO document

Please contact Brandon Burnette, (615) 862-7190, for permits within the Riverwood UDO and Latisha Birkeland, (615) 862-7161, for final site plans.