UDO Schedule

The comment period for the first draft UDO closed on March 18

On October 7, 2021 the first draft of the UDO was released and was open for community review and comment through March 18, 2022. Throughout the four project phases (see below), the UDO will be updated and revised. To stay up to date with the latest events and opportunities for comment, sign up for project updates here.

Project Phases


OCT 7, 2021 – MAR 18, 2022

The public draft was developed by the City of Charlotte and Mecklenburg County staff, with feedback from its Ordinance Advisory Committee and consultant support from Camiros, Ltd. Comments on the first draft are no longer being accepted.


MAR 2022 – APR 2022

The UDO will be revised with consideration given to community feedback, and a second draft will be released in May 2022 with mark-up displaying changes.


MAY 2022 – JUN 2022

The second draft of the UDO will be subject to community comment at the public hearing before City Council and the Planning Commission. This will be the second opportunity for the community to review the UDO. The Planning Committee of the Planning Commission will recommend changes for a third draft.


JUL 2022

The third draft of the UDO will be developed based on the recommendation of the Planning Commission. This fourth draft is the version that will be considered and voted on by City Council.