Planning & Zoning

This department promotes and manages the orderly growth and development of the City involving the following: Annexations, Building Permits, Inspections, Health, Planning & Zoning, Economic and industrial Development, Code Enforcement, Land Use Violations, long Range Planning and overall City infrastructure development.


Storm Drainage Master Plan

Comprehensive Plan

Standard Design Guide

Services Fees


Building Permits will be based on current International Code Council Building Schedules of Valuation Amounts Per Square Foot of Improvement adopted every year. Payment is required in order to process some applications.

Planning & Zoning

Lower Rio Grande Valley Stormwater Management Task Force

Stormwater Management Hotline: (956)223-2255

Department Staff

Daniel Tijerina

Planning Director

Monica Gomez

Planner 2

Antonio Jaramillo

Chief Building Inspector

Jaime Estrada

Building Inspector

Ismael Cano

Building Inspector

Zoila Martinez

Inspection Clerk

Jorge Muñoz

Code Enforcement Officer

Armando Ortegon

Code Enforcement Officer

Anthony Monroy

Health Inspector

Brianda Perez

Administrative Assistant I

Veronica Escobedo

Administrative Assistant III