Development Services

Welcome to Garland’s Development and Permitting Center (DPC). The DPC is home to information related to our land development process.

Whether you are a development or design professional working on a commercial enterprise or new residential subdivision, a contractor seeking a permit, or a prospective business owner, our center is designed to quickly provide the information you need.

The Center includes the following sections:

  • Process Overview
  • Pre-Submittal Meeting Information
  • Resource Center - Citywide plans, development regulations, applications, and fees

What’s Your Role?

Please select the following link that best describes your role in our development and permitting process:

HELPFUL Resources 

Phone Contact
Building Inspection972-205-2300Samantha Morrow 
Building Inspection - Commercial972-205-2300Abdul Ali 
Building Inspection - Residential972-205-2300Donna Fields 
City Surveyor972-205-2157Glenn Breysacher, RPLS
Engineering972-205-2176A. Rahman Kafray, PE 
Engineering972-205-2859Jake Fisher, PE
Environmental Waste Services
972-205-3742Ed Michel
Environment Waste Services972-205-3421Dwain Moore
Fire972-781-7117Noah Cunningham
Fire972-781-7119Brad Hargrave 
Garland Power & Light972-205-3467Joe Enna
Health972-205-3451Mandy Pippen 
Parks972-205-2756Ziad Kharrat
Planning 972-205-2453Nabiha Ahmed
Kimberly Hopkins
Pre-Submittal Meetings
Tracy Allmendinger
Stormwater Management


Zoning Verification Letters