Planning & Development Services


To promote rational, economical and environmentally efficient use of land, to allow Glenn Heights to grow in a manner consistent with adopted ordinances and the goals of the community; provide support and advice to elected officials and boards, residents, city departments, neighborhood groups, and developers; focus on community engagement, customer service, creativity, accountability and continuous improvement; ensure protection of the natural environment; ensure buildings and structures are safe; and promote a healthy and safe community via code enforcement, inspections of buildings, plan reviews and the provision of facilities such as sidewalks & trails.


  • Zoning Board of Adjustments
  • Planning and Zoning Commission


  • Animal Control
  • Building Inspections
  • Code Compliance
  • Permiting
  • Zoning

Key Reports

  • Planning and Zoning Reports
  • Zoning Board of Adjustments Reports
  • Plat Reports
  • Comprehensive Plan
  • Park, Recreation & Open Space Master Plan (Also under Public Works)
  • Adopted Codes and Ordinances



Useful Links:

2118 S. Uhl Road
Glenn Heights, TX 75154
(972) 223-1690  

Department Head


Brian Lockley
Director of Planning and
Development Services
(972) 223-1690 Ext. 450

Cynthia Smith
Permit Coordinator
(972) 223-1690  Ext. 451

 Isidro "Sid" Abella
(972) 223-1690  Ext. 432

SaRon Kennedy
Code Compliance Officer
(972) 223-1690  Ext. 453