Planning & Zoning

  • Land Use

The Planning and Zoning department plays a vital role in the present and future development of our city.  We focus on facilitating sustainable land and building development while providing outstanding professional service to all our customers.  

The Planning and Zoning department assists citizens and the development community in understading and applying the City of Venus' development policies and regulations in accordance with the Comprehensive Plan, and the Code of Ordinances. The department also serves as the primary staff support to the Planning Commission and provide information on development processes, land use, and zoning. 

Our missison and responsiblity includes but are not limited to:

  • Collaborative planning to develop and implement creative community-based strategies. 
  • Maintaining development codes that are cohesive, consistent, fair and promote a high quality of life.
  • Ensuring efficient capital project review and inspections.
  • Promoting high quality, positive, timely and facilitative development review and inspection services.

The City Planner is your first point of contact for questions regarding potential applications or any other planning-related questions.

Please call (972)366-3348 ext 206 or ext 209 or by email Planning & Development.