What is zoning?

Zoning establishes the types of land uses that are permitted on specific land parcels. Zoning, granted by a City’s police power establishes development standards that specify the following for each zoning district:

  • Height
  • Intensity
  • Parking requirements
  • Screening
  • Signage
  • Size

Eagle Pass contains 9 zoning districts, which are categorized into residential, commercial, and industrial uses. The regulations for each district can be found by referring to our Code of Ordinances.

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1. What is zoning?
2. How is zoning changed?
3. Who may apply for a zoning change?
4. How can I obtain a zoning change application?