Planning & Zoning

/Planning & Zoning
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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.

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.
Title Cost
Subcontractors Permits starting at $20.00
Working Clearance on Residential (after 90% completion) $150.00
Electrical Subcontractor License $60.00
Occupational License $40.00
Re-Inspection $40.00
Conditional Use or Rezoning $300.00 (each)
Variance Request Applicatiion $250.00
Subdivision Inspection 3% of Value
Subdivision Application $300.00 + $50.00 per acre
Weedy Lot Charge Fee Charge Based on Size of Property + $50.00 Administrative Fee
Lien Processing $150.00
Variance Letter $25.00
Zoning Letter $25.00
Home & Mobile Home Inspection $50.00 + Mileage Fee (if more than 15 mile distance)
Special Events Application Free
Excavate Application $150

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Meet Our Department Staff

Xavier Cervantes
Planning & Zoning Director

Monica Gomez
Planner 2

Antonio Jaramillo
Chief Inspector

Jaime Estrada
Building Inspector

Ismael Cano
Building Inspector

Ricardo Ureste
Code Enforcement Officer

Janie Soto
Administration Clerk

Zoila Martinez
Inspection Clerk

Animal Control

Jorge Munoz
Animal Control Officer

Anthony Monroy
Animal Control

709 S. Nebraska, San Juan, TX 78589 | Phone: 956-223-2220