Board of Adjustment/Planning and Zoning Commission


  • 6:28/6:30 p.m.
  • First Monday of each month
  • Council Chambers at City Hall
    710 E San Augustine
    Deer Park, TX 77536

Should a holiday fall on a regularly scheduled meeting date, the meeting is held the following Monday.


  • Don Tippit, Chairman
  • Doug Cox, Vice Chair
  • Troy Cothran, Secretary
  • Danielle Wendeburg 
  • Denise Bryan
  • Linda McHone, Alternate
  • Mitchell Craft, Alternate

List of Public Hearings

All meetings can be found at this link:  City of Deer Park - Calendar ( 

Board Responsibilities:

The Planning and Zoing Commission recommends changes on the city's zoning ordinances and has final approval on subdivision plans.  All five members of the Planning and Zoning Commission also serve as the Board of Adjustment, taking action on proposed variances to the Zoning Ordinance.

Board Opening

Starting February 21, 2024, the City of Deer Park is accepting applications for one position as an alternate on the Board of Adjustment Board due to a recent vacancy.  The board meets the first Monday of each month at 6:28 pm and any hearings needed are done prior to the board meetings.  The deadline for submitting an application is March 21, 2024, by 5:00 pm.  For additional information contact the City Secretary’s office at 281-479-2934.  

 You can complete the application various ways:

1.       Download and fill out the PDF file, have it notarized then email to
2.       Stop by City Secretary’s office in person to pick up a printed copy (we provide notary service);
3.       Print and complete the PDF file, have it notarized; then drop it off at the City Secretary’s office 710 E. San Augustine, Deer       Park, TX 77536 or
4.       Mail to City of Deer Park, Attn: City Secretary, P.O. Box 700, Deer Park, TX 77536 the completed application and criminal 
background check form. If mailed, the packet must be received by 5:00 pm in the City Secretary’s office on the due date 
listed above. 

Links to Code of Ordinance relating to Board of Adjustment and Planning & Zoning Commission.

17.03. - Board of Adjustment.

Planning and Zoning Charter Reference

Sec. 8.01. - Planning and zoning commission.