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 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.


2017 P&Z Meeting Dates

January 10, 2017
February 14, 2017
March 14, 2017
April 11, 2017
May 9, 2017
June 13, 2017
July 11, 2017
August 8, 2017
September 12, 2017
October 10, 2017
November 14, 2017
December 12, 2017

*Wednesday Meeting
No Meeting
Special Meeting


Commission Members              
Seat Expiration
Frank Carnal, Chairperson
Seat Expires 6/2019
Monica Dorcey, Vice-chairperson Seat Expires 6/2018
Martin Crosby Seat Expires 6/2019
Robyn Freberg Seat Expires 6/2018
Chance Mikos Seat Expires 6/2019