Development Services

Development Services


The Development Services Department strives to provide the public with support and information to build and maintain an attractive city in which to live, work, and play.

Principal Responsibilities

  • Serving as the coordination center for all development of property within the City of Brenham;
  • Developing and maintaining a Comprehensive Master Plan and Land Development Code;
  • Reviewing applications and development plans to ensure code compliance and compatibility with zoning and land use designations; and
  • Providing information to assist citizens on projects pertaining to their property, neighborhood, and throughout the city.

Development Services Staff Contacts

Main Contact Phone: 979-337-7220

Development Services Manager Erik Smith
Building Official Allen Jacobs
Planning Technician/Airport Coordinator Kim Hodde
Administrative Assistant Sarah Hill
Additional Department Contacts  
City Engineer vacant
GIS/Mapping Technician Becky Squyres

Development Services also works closely with Public Utilities, Engineering, Airport, and The Economic Development Foundation to carry out its mission.


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