Technical Review Committee

The Technical Review Committee (TRC) is an eight-member body consisting of six staff, a representative of the Urban Forestry Commission, and a member representing the Buncombe County Metropolitan Sewer District (MSD). It was established in 1997 for consideration of site plans, subdivision plats, master plans for Planned Unit Development, plans for conditional use permit or other land development matters consistent with the provisions of the Unified Development Ordinance (UDO). The members shall ensure that the proposed project complies with the development requirements and applicable City standards.


Regular Scheduled Meetings


Meeting Schedule




Conceptual Application Form (pdf) for Conditional Zoning and Conditional Use Permit projects

Development Application Form (pdf) for Level II, Major Subdivision, or Final Reviews


Development Portal to Submit an Application


Agendas and Documents

Agenda with Document Links

October 19, 2020 Agenda
October 5, 2020 Agenda
September 21, 2020 Agenda
September 8, 2020 Agenda
August 17, 2020 Agenda
August 3, 2020 Agenda
July 20, 2020 – Meeting canceled.
July 7, 2020 – Meeting canceled.
June 15, 2020 Agenda



Review and Resource Documents


About the large-scale development process

TRC Project Map

Schedule a TRC Pre-Application Meeting


Updated 10/5/2020