February 9, 2023
Planning and Zoning Committee begins promptly at 7:00 PM
101 South Shady Shores Rd
Shady Shores, TX 76208
Planning and Zoning Committee
Thursday, February 9, 2023
The Planning and Zoning Commission administers land development procedures in the Town of Shady Shores. The primary function of the Planning and Zoning Commission is to make recommendations to the Town Council relative to the approval of plats, re-plats, construction plans, zoning issues and subdivision approvals. The Commission meets the second Thursday each month at 7:00 pm
Members of the Planning and Zoning Commission for the Town of Shady Shores are appointed by the Shady Shores Town Council and are charged with recommending to the Town Council on various original zonings and appropriate regulations to be enforced therein and any proposed amendments to zonings or regulations
In addition, the Planning and Zoning Commission collects data and keeps itself informed as to the best practices generally in effect. The commission may be qualified to act on measures affecting the present and future movement of traffic, the segregation of residential zoning for the convenience and safety of persons and property in any way dependent on the Town of Shady Shores planning and zoning.
The Town Administrator is responsible for publishing public hearings in the newspaper about certain matters that come before the Commission. The Planning and Zoning Commission for the Town of Shady Shores consists of 5 members and 2 alternates. Each member is appointed to a 2 year term. When a two-year term becomes open a call for public applications will be posted. A committee appointed by the Town Council will conduct interviews and recommend candidates to the Council for approval.
The Planning and Zoning Department should not be confused with the Planning and Zoning Commission.
Planning and Zoning Committee may also be approving agency for subdivision applications and specific variances to the zoning code for development.
A separate Board of Adjustments and Appeals will perform the function of final decision-making for disputes concerning the decision of the Planning and Zoning Committee.