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Mission Statement:

The planning and development department is committed to quality, planned growth throughout Grand Prairie by assisting customers in the development process, providing accurate land use information, and assuring safe construction through plan review and field inspections, in a timely and courteous manner.


Provides development services to the public in long-range planning (Comprehensive) and short-range planning (Current).

Comprehensive Planning:

Development of Comprehensive Plan
Land Use Studies
Annexation Coordination
Population Projections
Census Data and Analysis
Activity Reports on Future Developments

Current Planning:

Zoning and Platting Requests
Specific Use Permits
Site Plan Review
Variance Requests from the Unified Development Code