Development Services

COVID-19 Updates: 
Due to the COVID-19 Mandatory Pandemic Guidelines, the City has closed the Main Street Municipal Building (MSMB) to the public.   Staff is available through the contact information below.

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
Engineering972-205-2170Thom Guillory, PE 
Engineering972-205-2170A. Rahman Kafray, PE 
Engineering972-205-2859Jake Fisher, PE
Environmental Waste Services
972-205-3742Ed Michel
Environment Waste Services972-205-3421Amanda Knott
Fire972-781-7117Noah Cunningham
Fire972-781-7119Brad Hargrave 
Garland Power & Light972-205-3467Joe Enna
Health972-205-3451Mandy Pippen 
Parks972-205-2756Ziad Kharrat
Planning 972-205-2445Kira Wauwie, AICP
Nabiha Ahmed 
Pre-Submittal Meetings
Tracy Allmendinger
Stormwater Management
Wayne Wolverton
Huma Patel 
Zoning Verification Letters
Denise Phillips