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 were held in December. The first on December 7 and the second on December 10. You can watch the meeting recordings here. If you would like to provide comment, please email your comments to planningcomment@cityofholland.com.  

You can view the entire Public Outreach Process (through December 2020) by clicking to this document.


Questions and Answers

Following the Virtual Advisory Public Hearings Staff complied and answered questions asked by the attending public. Those questions and answers can be found here, as well as at www.hollandudo.com


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

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: 

  • February 16, 2021 at 3:00 p.m.
  • February 23, 2021 at 3:00 p.m.