After you pay intake fees, your project will be "under review". The bureaus/review groups that will check a commercial alteration project are:
- Planning and Zoning
- Life Safety
- Bureau of Fire and Rescue
- Site Development Review
- Bureau of Environmental Services Review
- Bureau of Transportation
- Bureau of Parks and Recreation Review
- Urban Forestry Review
- Water Bureau
A checksheet is sent to the applicant when a reviewer needs additional information or a correction has to be made to the plans. When you have gathered the additional information or made the corrections, bring the plans/information to the Development Services Center. Reviewers will be notified that a checksheet response has been received, and review will continue.
More information on checksheets
Status reports are available after your project has been assigned to reviewers. Status reports show all reviews and include the reviewer’s name and phone number. To obtain a status report, call (503) 823-7000 and select option four (4) to have a status report faxed to you or call (503) 823-7357 to have one mailed to you.