Guide to Submitting Planning Projects Online

Columbia is now utilizing an online application portal for Planning Commission, Board of Zoning Appeals, Historic Zoning Commission, and Architectural Design Review Team applications. Please consult the guides listed below for information related to creating an account, submitting an application, and managing a project under review.

Planning staff will develop a FAQ document over time. Email to submit a question.

Frequently Asked Questions

Deadlines for the Development Review Committee process (Planning Commission and City Council decisions) are posted on the Planning Commission webpage. The deadlines for Architectural Design Review Team ("ART"), Board of Zoning Appeals (BZA), and the Historic Zoning Commission (HZC) are posted on the webpages for each body.

Navigate to the Online Portal

Create an Account

Logging In

Creating a New Application

Managing an Existing Application

Paying Fees