Water restrictions are currently in effect. View restrictions
The Engineering Department offers many services to the private development community to assist project owners, designers and contractors throughout the design and construction process.
An overview of each step in the process for submitting civil engineering plans including how to submit plans online
Access standard engineering detail sheets, plan review resources, drainage design manuals, grading and erosion control documents, wastewater criteria
How to apply for Engineering permits including Clearing, Grubbing and Earthwork, Floodplain Development, Public Works Construction, Franchise Utility Notification, Network Node ROW, and Franchise Utility Notification
Process for final project acceptance including walk-throughs, record drawing submittals, letter of acceptance and checklist
View articles from Unified Development Code. The UDC incorporates procedures, standards, and regulations for zoning and land use applications.
The GIS Survey Monuments link provides information on the City of Grand Prairie's GPS Monuments throughout the city.
The City of Grand Prairie currently has 1-foot elevation contours based on 2016 LiDAR data for the City. The contours are available in CAD (*.dwg) and GIS (*.gdb) formats. Record drawings are also available for many city-owned facilities including water, wastewater, and storm drain utilities.
Topographic maps, LiDAR data and record drawings are available to download from the links below at no cost.
For more information or assistance regarding this data, please contact Robert Castillo at 972-237-8142 or email him at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Muni Code website lists all city ordinances. Ordinances that directly affect development are:
View City of Grand Prairie Code of Ordinances
The Engineering Department collects Impact and Tap fees for water and sewer services within the City. Fee rates are found within the Unified Development Code, Article 22(PDF, 356KB) . View the Impact and Tap Fee Form,(PDF, 171KB) which summarizes these fees.
Physical AddressEngineering Department
300 West Main St.
Grand Prairie, TX 75050
Mailing AddressEngineering Department
P.O. Box 534045
Grand Prairie, TX 75053