Planning and Inspections


The Long Range Planning section performs research and prepares reports relating to the direction of City development patterns over a 5- to 30-year period. The section proposes updates to municipal codes regarding development, as directed by the goals and policies defined in the City’s approved comprehensive plan, Plan El Paso, as well as being responsible for updates and amendments to the comprehensive plan, such as revisions to the Future Land Use Map, and updating and developing new Study Area Plans. The section also manages planning applications for areas utilizing SmartCode zoning, and annexation requests.


SmartCode Regulating Plans


Northwest Master Plans

Study Area Plans

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For more information on Smart Code Development, contact the “One Stop Shop” at (915) 212-0104 or contact 311.