Holland Unified Development Ordinance

City of HollandThe City of Holland is creating a Unified Development Ordinance (UDO), which will shape the way we live, work, and play in our beautiful community. To learn more we encourage you to visit www.hollandudo.com. Below you will find additional information on how to provide feedback, links to video presentations, and upcoming meeting dates.


Share Your Feedback

We are working hard to make sure the UDO reflects the vision of all Holland residents and stakeholders, and we want to hear from you.

Please visit www.hollandudo.com to see a comparison of existing versus proposed zoning standards, to learn more about the proposed changes, and to provide feedback and comment.

Two Virtual Advisory Public Hearings will be held in December. The first on December 7 at 7:00 p.m. and the second on December 10 at 7:00 p.m. Please email planningcomment@cityofholland.com for details on how to join the Zoom meeting. You can also watch the Video Presentations here


Curious to learn more? Watch one or all of our summary videos!

To help everyone better understand the layers of the proposed UDO, the City of Holland has recorded five videos summarizing key topics. These videos cover what the UDO is, how to use it, the proposed ins and outs of Zone Districts, the Form Based Code, specific development requirements, and changes regarding what you can do on your property.  

You can also find these videos and more at www.hollandudo.com.


Study Meetings

The next UDO Study Meeting will be held on Thursday, October 22 from 3 - 5 p.m. These meetings are currently being held remotely on Zoom. Check the calendar for agenda and call information, or call the Community & Neighborhood Services Department at 616-355-1330 for meeting details. 

Upcoming meeting dates: 

  • November 24, 3 - 5:30 p.m.

Study meetings are generally held the fourth Tuesday of each month from 3 - 5 p.m.