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Planning and Zoning Commission

Membership: Nine members.

Appointment: Mayor and City Council.

Term: Two years. The board is subject to the Term Limitation Policy.

Meetings: The 1st and 3rd Wednesday of each month at 5:30 p.m.

Function: The Planning and Zoning Commission is responsible for recommending to the City Council the creation and modification of zoning districts, as well as reviewing and approving all land plats submitted for filing with Tarrant County. They also cooperate with the Park Board and other similar organizations regarding needs in the development and improvement of parks and boulevards and the extension and opening of streets, avenues and other public places. In addition, the Planning and Zoning Commission serves as the Capital Improvements Program Advisory Committee and the Airport Zoning Commission.

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