Planning & Development

The Planning and Development department serves the citizens of Borger through consistent, courteous and professional enforcement of adopted community codes and building standards.

We prepare for the future of Borger and the surrounding region by encouraging quality growth and sustainability, while striving to protect the unique features of our community that make it an outstanding place to live, work, shop and play.

The Department oversees community development through building standards, zoning, subdivision standards, and development and implementation of our community's Comprehensive Plan. The Department protects public safety through enforcement of Zoning Ordinances and Building Standards. The Department also oversees Operation Facelift, the removal of substandard buildings, the enforcement of Junk and Abandoned Vehicle Ordinance.

The Department supports and receives guidance from the City Council, Planning and Zoning Commission, Building Standards Commission, and the Zoning Board of Adjustment

Boards and Commissions

The Planning and Development Department provides staff support to the following city boards and commissions:

  • Building Standards Commission
  • Planning and Zoning Commission
  • Tax Increment Reinvestment Zone Board
  • Zoning Board of Adjustment

MyGov: For Online Permits, Inspections and Contractor Registraton

The City of Borger's Planning and Development Department has implemented MyGov, a software program that enables citizens and registered contractors to access building permit and code enforcement information.

Access Borger MyGov web page