Technical Review

The Technical Coordinating Committee (TCC) is the City's primary mechanism for coordination and decision making for development review, approval and technical project coordination. The committee is a means to efficiently share and compile information across departments to support external and internal entities.

Technical Coordinating Committee Process
 Applicant submits required documents

Guidelines for TCC Submissions

Planning and Development reviews submission and provides comments.

Core Review Team filters and defines department position.
 Senior Review Team filters and defines City position.
Applicant notified in writing.

The TCC will notify you if your submission requires revisions, or the submission will be approved (with or without conditions).

Guidelines for Responses

Objectives of this committee

  • Reduce overall schedules for applicants and provide City position earlier in the development process.
  • Provide City departments and external applicants with clear direction.
  • Focus on efficiently utilizing staff resources.
  • Ensure City departments and completing their due diligence.

Technical Review Team: Technical staff representing each City department review submissions and provide technical comments.

Core Review Team: Senior staff review and formalize consolidated comments.

Senior Review Team: Team leaders review complex projects in which a high level response is required.

City departments represented:
  • Assessment
  • City Operations
  • Community Development
  • Engineering
  • Environment, Land & Government Relations
  • Fire & Emergency Services
  • Invest Medicine Hat
  • Medicine Hat Police Service
  • Medicine Hat Power & Water
  • Parks & Recreation
  • Planning & Development Services