Three draft rules are available that would interpret a height measurement technique, landscaping provisions (green factor) and frequent transit service (used in calculating parking requirements in certain areas). These rules are anticipated to be effective at the same time, April 19, 2011, as related legislation that was recently adopted by the City Council: the Lowrise multifamily code update and clarified in clean-up legislation. All rules can be downloaded from the Related Documents page of our website.
March 2011 publication updates includes one new and one recended Director’s Rule.
DPD released one draft and three final Director’s Rules in December 2010.
November publication updates include a new Urban Agriculture CAM and draft Director’s Rules for streetscape concept plans 3rd and 8th Avenues Northeast.