The Planning and Zoning Department (PAZ) supports implementation of of long range plans, including adopted neighborhood plans through various activities.
Long Range CIP Strategic Plan
PAZ works with multiple city departments and the Planning Commission to maintain a Long Range CIP Strategic Plan. The Plan takes a robust, data-driven approach to long range capital program planning, and serves as a crucial link between the Imagine Austin Comprehensive Plan and the City’s 5-Year Capital Improvement Program.
New! The Small Area Plan Recommendations Map Viewer on ArcGIS Online shows recommendations with specific geographic locations. You can quickly browse this map, which is updated monthly, to view the types of recommendations in your neighborhood plan or master plan. Click on each recommendation to learn more.
To view and download geographic and tabular data regarding the status of recommendations in adopted small area plans, visit the Small Area Plan Recommendations Map in the City of Austin Data Portal. The City of Austin Data Portal provides public access to datasets from the Austin municipal government. It uses the Socrata data portal software for sharing and lightweight analysis and visualization. Users can download the small area plan data in various formats such as CSV, KMZ, and SHP for use in applications such as Google Maps, ArcGIS Online, and Microsoft Excel.
Regulation and Review of Development
Through the CodeNEXT process, PAZ is working to revise the City’s Land Development Code to better implement Imagine Austin and associated small area plans.
Community Capacity Building and Innovative Partnerships
PAZ staff provide support to community members engaged in implementing adopted plans by: