Development Services Department is responsible for reviewing all development applications, street improvement plans and construction, and final plats to ensure conformance to District standards and policy. The Department consists of two Sections: Planning Review and Development Review.
Initial Drafts to our Development Policy Sections 7100 and 7200 and Ordinance 231A for Impact Fees are available for public review and comment. Public comment can be provided by an email through TellUs, or by contacting Development Services at 208-387-6170 . All comments received will be reviewed by the ACHD Commission. The public hearing for adoption is scheduled during the Commission Meeting on November 14, 2018 at Noon, in the ACHD Auditorium.
The Planning Review Section is responsible for the review of all development applications within Ada County and the six cities within Ada County. The Section reviews and assesses the potential impacts proposed developments will have on the transportation system, and analyzes and evaluates the preliminary development proposals for conformance to current District policies and standards.
Staff prepares reports, including the District’s site specific conditions of approval, and presents the staff recommendations to the ACHD Board of Commissioners for action.
The Development Review Section is responsible for the review and approval of all development-related street improvement plans and subdivision final plats to ensure conformance with District site-specific conditions of approval, standards, and Policies.
Development Review processes:
A portion of the Development Review Section, are the District's Subdivision Inspection, Bridge Inspection and Zone Inspection teams.