Planning and Zoning

Planning and ZoningThe mission of the Planning and Zoning Section is to assist staff, officials, citizens and developers by providing accurate information on the City General Plan and development regulations and processes.

A major function of the Planning & Zoning Section is to periodically review and incorporate changes to the General Plan as the city changes and grows. This is formally accomplished by updating the city’s General Plan. Click on links to the right to view the General Plan and 2011 General Plan Amendment.

GEOGRAPHIC INFORMATION SYSTEM (GIS) is responsible for the City's GIS database.  GIS is a geographic information system that integrates hardware, software, and data for capturing, managing, analyzing, and displaying all forms of geographically referenced information.  The division provides geographic information support for internal and public inquiries.  

Planning & Zoning Commission

The Planning & Zoning Commission is a five-member board appointed by the City Council to hear and recommend action on plan amendments, rezoning, site plans, conditional uses, and preliminary plats.

Monthly meetings, open to the public, are held at 6:00 p.m. on the second Tuesday of every month at the El Mirage City Court and City Council Chambers located at 14010 North El Mirage Road. Click on the link to the right to view recent Planning and Zoning Commission meeting agendas and minutes.

2016 P&Z Meeting Dates

January 12, 2016†
February 9, 2016
March 8, 2016†
April 12, 2016
May 10, 2016
May 12, 2016
June 14, 2016
July 12, 2016
August 9, 2016
September 13, 2016
October 11, 2016
November 8, 2016
December 13, 2016

*Wednesday Meeting
No Meeting
Special Meeting

Frank Carnal, Chairperson
Seat Expires 6/2017
Monica Dorcey, Vice-chairperson Seat Expires 6/2018
Martin Crosby Seat Expires 6/2017
Robyn Freberg Seat Expires 6/2018
Justin McCarty Seat Expires 6/2017