Revisions to the Unified Development Code

UDC AMENDMENTS PASSED -

ECONOMIC EMPOWERMENT DISTRICTS, 

NEIGHBORHOOD PRESERVATION OVERLAY DISTRICTS, 

GUIDING PRINCIPLES

Participants Shared Their Input in Three Public Workshops

Final Participant Composite 2
Economic Empowerment Districts
FAQ
Signed Legislation
Contact: Brad Shockley, Planner III
bshockley@nccde.org 

Neighborhood Preservation Overlay Districts
FAQ
Signed Legislation
Contact:  Janet Vinc, Planner III
JLVinc@nccde.org

Appendix 7 - Guiding Principles
FAQ
Signed Legislation
Contact: Marco Boyce, Planner III
MKBoyce@nccde.org 
On Monday, January 23, County Executive Matt Meyer signed three ordinances creating a new appendix containing Guiding Principles for new development, the standards for creating neighborhood preservation overlay districts and a new zoning district for economic empowerment.

View the video of County Executive Meyer's signing ceremony here:  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5zPbq7s3zHM 
​NEXT PHASE OF THE UDC REVISION PROCESS 
Proposed UDC Changes - Process and Site Design Standards

Committee Meeting Scheduled to Discuss Process & Site Design



WHEN: Wednesday, February 22, 2017
5:00 - 7:00 p.m.
WHERE: NCC Government Center
87 Read's Way
New Castle Corporate Commons
Process Image

September 13 and 14, 2016 UDC Public Workshop and Focus Group Meetings Held

The Department of Land Use hosted a Public Workshop and Focus Group Meetings for the next phase of identifying and instituting necessary changes to the UDC. Those attending worked with us to review ideas regarding Phase III concepts being considered in the Unified Development Code (UDC) Update relating to Process and Site Design Standards. Below are links to the presentation by consultant Mark White, the information boards displayed and comments received by participants.  If you would like to provide comments or suggestions, please e-mail them to LandUse@nccde.org and use the subject title "UDC Revision Comments".


Phase III Fact Sheet

CURRENT FACT SHEETS AND DOCUMENTS:

Timeline and Schedule of Meetings & Hearings