Urban Design Commission
To set up a Zoom video conference meeting with staff to discuss your application, please email UDCapplications@cityofmadison.com.
Submittal Format. Note that staff are currently only accepting digital (PDF) submittals - not paper - for all applications. While the format has changed, the list of required submittal materials, has not (see Page 2 of the UDC Application for more information).
How to Submit. All Urban Design Commission submittal materials shall be sent to UDCapplications@cityofmadison.com. Please note that an individual email cannot exceed 20 MB. It is the responsibility of the applicant to present files in a manner that can be accepted. Please email UDCapplications@cityofmadison.com regarding questions involving any changes mentioned above or if you need alternative filing options.
Submittal Deadlines. The same submittal deadlines apply, as noted on the current Development Review Schedule. Deadlines remain on designated Mondays at 12:00 p.m., unless otherwise noted.
City of Madison Building Inspection. P.O. Box 2984. Madison, WI 53701-2984
Drop Box Location
Madison Municipal Building, Doty Street Entrance. 215 Martin Luther King Jr Blvd. Madison, WI 53701-2984
Zoning Counter Appointment
Generally the Urban Design Commission reviews planned developments, developments in urban design districts, sign exceptions, residential building complexes, development within the downtown core, and public projects.
The Urban Design Commission Meets on the following days in 2023:
Section 33.24 - The Urban Design Commission - Ordinance outlining the Commission's composition, powers and duties.
Jessica Vaughn - Urban Design Commission Secretary, (608) 267-8740