Sec. 61-3-171. Concept Plan Review.
Concept plan review is an initial review of certain proposed development projects by Planning and Development Department staff that may be required of projects which involve acquisition of City-owned land and/or public funds. Concept plan review is not a required part of the site plan review process for projects not involving City-owned land and/or public funds. Submittal for concept plan review shall be made directly to the Planning and Development Department prior to the permit approval process, which begins with submittal of the permit application to the Buildings and Safety Engineering Department.

PDD requests the following information on11x17 for our Concept Plan Review Meetings:

  • 3D oblique birds-eye renderingsand/orelevation drawings showing the proposed building within its context. The renderings/drawingsmust extend 3 parcelsat each side of the proposed new construction.
  • Line drawings to include floor plans, elevations, and sections. All materials and finish colors must be called out. Site Plan should include: Parking design, count and need/unit and a Landscape design including stormwater, green roof design, and street trees
  • Aerial location map and larger context map with includes street names north arrow

Please contact the Design Region Director who oversees the area of Detroit where your project is located to set an appointment time for a Concept Plan Review.