Landscape Ordinance

Title 22


Edmond City Council recently approved amendments to the Title 22 Zoning Ordinance that will be enacted on January 1, 2018. Please see below for links to the current and updated ordinance.

Highlighted Changes to Title 22


This list is not comprehensive and only highlights some of the most significant changes within the code that will be enacted on January 1, 2018.
  • New requirements for qualified professionals
  • Tree resource evaluations now required for certain zoning and site plan applications
  • Updates to parking area landscaping 
  • Changes to site landscaping standards and the I 35 District standards

Resources


Site Plan/Zoning Applications


  • Landscape Site Plan Application – This form must be submitted with your site plan application and includes a checklist of required landscape plan elements for the upcoming Title 22 changes.
  • 2017 Required Landscaping Calculator – Applicable for landscape plans submitted prior to 1/1/18.  Calculate landscape area and plant unit requirements using this automated spreadsheet.
  • 2018 Required Landscaping Calculator - Applicable for landscape plans submitted on or after 1/1/18. Calculate landscape area and plant unit requirements using this automated spreadsheet.
  • Approved Professionals - Title 22 updates include professional requirements for individuals designing landscape plans, performing tree resource evaluations, and preparing tree preservation plans.                                                                                      -    Apply to become “Alternatively Qualified”                                                                       -    View public listings of approved professionals

Landscape Inspections


• COMING SOON: Building Permits and Landscapes – In order to provide better guidance during the construction process, Urban Forestry will soon implement a new process for communicating with applicants throughout the duration of their projects. Check back soon to learn more about this process and the stages of landscape inspection.
Tips for Passing Landscape Inspections


Edmond Tree and Landscape Guide


  • Edmond Tree and Landscape Guide - This supporting document to Title 22 landscape requirements includes information that will help applicants effectively navigate the site plan, zoning application, tree preservation and landscape installation processes with ease. This is a temporary version, and the final version will be available digitally and in print in the near future.
  • Edmond Tree Preservation Guide - This resource includes some useful visuals for preparing tree preservation plans.