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Urban Design Districts and Overlays

Throughout the City of Fort Worth, there are various design districts in which design is regulated through standards and guidelines. Below you will find a list of the urban design districts and overlays that are in place.

Design Review Boards Meeting Map

Existing Urban Design Districts

Future Urban Design Districts

Cultural District/West Seventh

Design District Cases

The Urban Design Commission (UDC) reviews projects in all design districts except downtown.

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Upcoming UDC Cases


Application Deadline Meeting Date
Dec 23, 2019 Jan, 16, 2020
Jan. 27, 2020 Feb. 20, 2020
Feb. 24, 2020 March 10, 2020
March 23, 2020 April 16, 2019
April 27, 2020 May 21, 2020
May 26, 2020 June 18, 2020
June 22, 2020 July 27, 2019
July 27, 2020 Aug. 20, 2020
Aug. 24, 2020 Sept. 17, 2020
Sept. 28, 2020 Oct. 15, 2020
Oct. 26, 2020 Nov. 19, 2020
Nov. 23, 2020 Dec. 17, 2020
Dec. 28, 2020 Jan. 21, 2021

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Past Decisions


Current Wait Times

The Development Services Customer Service Team has a weekly meeting on Friday mornings from 8am to 9am. This meeting may affect wait times and call times. We apologize for any inconvenience.

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City Hall, Lower Level
200 Texas St.
Fort Worth, TX 76102

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