Administrative Review Committee


  • 3:30 p.m. Thursdays
  • Busch Municipal Building
    840 Boonville Ave.
    Room 199
    Springfield, MO 65802

If the meeting falls on a City-recognized holiday, it is moved to the following Thursday. Meetings are open to the public.

Applications & Guidelines

The deadline for all Administrative Review Committee meetings is 5 p.m. on the Monday before the meeting. Applications for ARC can be obtained online and submitted electronically through our e-plans system. 


The Administrative Review Committee (ARC) reviews and approves relevant applications and plans as established by the Land Development Code, rules on questions of technical and administrative nature and where the application and operation of the Land Development Code is unclear.

Items requiring formal action by the Administrative Review Committee include:

  • Cooperative Parking Agreement application
  • Ordinance Interpretation
  • Review of Final Development Plans
  • Other reviews as required by ordinance

Please note that the approval of any of the items listed above by the Administrative Review Committee does not guarantee approval of an applicant's public improvement plans, building plans, rezoning request or subdivision of land. Additional requirements to those approved by the Administrative Review Committee may be required during review of the detailed development plans or land development applications.