Review and Comment on Draft Code Articles

As the City of Mobile moves forward with the overhaul of the zoning code and subdivision regulations, draft documents will be posted to the Zoning Rewrite page. These documents provided to the public for review are preliminary, working drafts.  It is anticipated that the process of revising and editing the draft Articles of the Unified Development Code will continue over the … Read More

Future Land Use Plan and Major Street Plan Adopted

As directed by the Map for Mobile, the Mobile City Planning Commission adopted the City of Mobile’s new Future Land Use Map, Future Land Use Plan, Major Street Plan, and the Zoning District Correspondence Matrix this month. These documents build upon the comprehensive planning vision and guidance established by the City’s comprehensive plan, and provide a solid foundation for the … Read More

Updated Zoning, FLUM & MSP Meeting

WHAT IS THE EVENT? The City is updating the zoning, Future Land Use Map (FLUM), and Major Street Plan (MSP), to implement the Map for Mobile vision. Drafts of the updated FLUM and MSP will be presented on Thursday, April 6, at 6 p.m. in the gymnasium of Government Street Baptist Church.   WHY SHOULD YOU ATTEND? All Mobile citizens … Read More

See the Results of the November Open House Exercises

Review the compiled results from the November Open Houses at the link below: https://www.dropbox.com/s/5dvc3555ms1cpy3/Workshop_Compiled%20Results.pdf?dl=0 See images from the daily tours and nightly events: https://www.dropbox.com/s/qvhrsdota4yv3te/Mobile%20Daily%20Events.pdf?dl=0  

New City-Wide Zoning Code In Progress

WHAT IS THE EVENT? This open house serves as a continuation of Map for Mobile, the City's Comprehensive Plan. The City's current zoning and development ordinances date back to the 1960s, and in order to implement the vision outlined in Map for Mobile, we need to adopt new regulations. These new ordinances will help to preserve, revitalize, and grow the ... Read More

View the Plan!

After many months of effort and community participation, the City is proud to present the final Map for Mobile.    

Come to the Open House July 16th

View progress of the Plan! Take the opportunity to speak one-on-one with city staff, review the preliminary recommendations, and give feedback for the final plan. Plus, enjoy family-friendly activities, food, and entertainment!

Designing The Future Workshop Final Presentation

On Thursday, May 21, The Map for Mobile planning team presented work-in-progress at the end of the four-day Designing The Future Workshop. This presentation highlights the plan principles derived from earlier community input, potential design solutions that reflect those principles, and polled participants on choices for future priorities. This work-in-progress and the additional input collected will serve as the foundation … Read More

Kickoff workshop shatters expectations

Nearly 500 citizens filled the gymnasium of Government Street Baptist Church on March 30 to take part in Map for Mobile’s kick-off workshop. The Focus on the Future workshop introduced participants to the comprehensive plan process and generated ideas from the public on how to improve the city and its long-term growth without sacrificing its unique assets. Participants worked in … Read More