Permit Review Process
Overlays contain regulating plans and design standards that have the same force and effect as the standards of the base zoning district. Planning staff review any final development plans for adherence to the development standards in the overlay.
Applications and Fees
Urban Design Overlay-New, Amendment, or Cancellation Application: $2,800
Urban Design Overlay Modification Application: $1,400
A review of a major, proposed site-specific change of greater than 20% (minor = 20% or less) to any numerical standard, proposed changes to non-numerical standards, or proposed changes to sign-related standards.
Urban Design Overlay Final Site Plan Application: $2,200
Developers must submit final site plans within the boundary of an overlay, which consist of a set of development plans that fully demonstrate compliance with the overlay. Drawings shall specifically describe the nature and scope of development to serve as the basis for the issuance of permits by all applicable Metro departments.
Zoning Letter: $100
Contact the Planning Department Front Counter 615-862-7190 to request a letter certifying Urban Design Overlay zoning.
Building Permit Review: $250
Administered by the Department of Codes and Building Safety