McALLEN The Planning and Zoning Commission will have a series of workshops to discuss the draft McAllen Development Code. Workshops are open to the public. These workshops are scheduled to be held as shown below. Please check agendas posted on the Planning Department Website for details.

October 4, 2011, 2:00 p.m., City Commission Chambers, 1300 Houston Ave.

October 13, 2011, Noon, Exhibit Room McAllen Public Library 601 N. Main St.

October 20, 2011, Noon, Exhibit Room McAllen Public Library 601 N. Main Street.

October 27, 2011, Noon, Exhibit Room McAllen Public Library 601 N. Main Street.

Public Hearings by the Planning and Zoning Commission regarding the draft McAllen Development Code are scheduled in the City Commission Chambers, 1300 Houston Ave., as shown below. The public is invited to attend and comment.

Tuesday, October 4, 4:00 pm

Tuesday, October 25, 4:00 pm

View A Draft of the McAllen Development Code.

The McAllen Development Code ("MDC") is the law with regard to how land is used and developed in the City of McAllen.

The existing regulations are being substantially reorganized, updated, and rewritten to ensure that it is reflective of community plans and values, easy to use, and consistent with City's Home Rule Charter and applicable state and federal laws.