Planning & Development


A summary includes:
  • Building Permitting & Inspection which includes Building, Fire, Electrical, Mechanical, Plumbing, Fuel-Gas, & Signs.
  • Construction Permitting & Inspections which includes Subdivision Construction & Site Development. 
  • Zoning which includes Rezoning, Zoning Variances, Specific Uses, & Special Exceptions
  • Platting which includes Concept Plans, Preliminary, Final, Re-plat, Plat Vacation, Amending Plat, Short Form, & Subdivision Variances
  • Maintain & Insure Compliance with Planning Documents which includes the Comprehensive Plan
  • Postal Addressing
Nofsinger House - Elgin City Hall
Under Construction - circa 1906
Photo by Collin Sheehan Photography
Building Applications
Schedule Inspection
Building Codes
Building Fees
Planning Documents
Construction Documents
Zoning Applications
Sign Application
Platting Applications
Development Codes
David Harrell

Department Information

  1. David Harrell

    Planning and Development Director

    Melissa Lipiec

    Administrative Assistant

    Sharon Auvenshine 


    1135 Swenson Boulevard
    PO Box 591

    Elgin, TX 78621

    Phone: 512-281-0119

    Hours of Operation

    Monday – Friday
    8:00 AM – 5:00 PM

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