The Planning division is responsible for ensuring that development is consistent with the community’s vision through the implementation of the City’s development policies including the comprehensive plan, and the zoning and subdivision ordinances.

I have questions about developing my property

If you would like to meet with the City’s development review committee (DRC) to ask questions about developing a property in the City or its extraterritorial jurisdiction (ETJ) you may schedule a meeting by emailing

The DRC consists of representatives from the Building, Engineering, Fire, Planning and Public Works departments. This group meets with property owners and prospective developers each week on Wednesday mornings by appointment.

Planning processes and applications

The Planning division uses the MyGovernmentOnline system for application submittal, review and status tracking.

Step-by-step instructions on how to create an account and submit an application are found at this link.

The Planning division oversees the following development processes and applications: