Planning & Zoning

Reviewing Land Development

Current development projects are approved through the Planning and Zoning Commission and Board of Adjustments as well as the City Council. . All Zoning, Specific Use Permits, Temporary Use Permits, Site Plans, Variances / Exceptions and Platting requests are processed and forwarded to the board for review. Zoning related matters and inquiries are also handled.

Click here For more information on current development process including zoning, requesting a specific use or temporary use plan, or the platting process.

Future Planning

Planning and Zoning plays a vital role in the present and future development of the city. Overseeing development through the administration of the City of Sherman Comprehensive Master Plan, the Zoning Ordinance and Subdivision Regulations. The department works with developers and property owners to ensure all city Code of Ordinances and state law requirements are met when developing or improving their properties.

Click here For more information on future planning efforts such as the City of Sherman Comprehensive Plan.

Forms and Applications:

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  1. Rob Rae

    Director of Development Services

    Building & Zoning

    220 W Mulberry

    Sherman, TX 75090

    Phone: 903-892-7229

    Fax: 903-892-7274


    Monday - Friday

    8 a.m. - 5 p.m.