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 2015 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 Council Chambers located at 10000 North El Mirage Road. Click on the link to the right to view recent Planning and Zoning Commission meeting agendas and minutes.

2018 P&Z Meeting Dates

January 9, 2018
February 13, 2018
March 13, 2018
April 10, 2018
May 8, 2018
June 12, 2018
June 28, 2018
July 10, 2018
August 16, 2018*
September 11, 2018
October 9, 2018
November 15, 2018*
December 11, 2018

*Thursday Meeting
No Meeting
Special Meeting

Commission Members              
Seat Expiration
Monica Dorcey, Chairperson
Seat Expires 6/2018
Martin Crosby, Vice-chairperson   Seat Expires 6/2019
Edward (Skip) Ast Seat Expires 6/2019
Robyn Freberg Seat Expires 6/2018
Chance Mikos Seat Expires 6/2019