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. 

Planning & Zoning Department Forms

You may download and fill out the following forms and contact the Planning & Zoning Department at (956)223-2200 for submission instructions.

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


Storm Drainage Master Plan

Comprehensive Plan

Standard Design Guide

Lower Rio Grande Valley Stormwater Management Task Force

Stormwater Management Hotline: (956)223-2255

Department Staff

Daniel Tijerina

Planning Director

Monica Gomez

Assistant Director

Antonio Jaramillo

Chief Building Inspector

Gustavo Rodriguez

Code Enforcement

Zoila Martinez

Inspection Clerk

Jorge Muñoz

Building Inspector

Anthony Monroy

Code Enforcement

Ismael Cano

Building Inspector

Brianda Perez

Administrative Assistant II

Susana Rodriguez

Administrative Assistant III