Planning & Zoning Commission

Planning and Zoning

Roles and Responsibilities 

The Planning and Zoning Commission makes recommendations to Henderson City Council on rezoning requests, platting and subdivision of land within and in the extraterritorial jurisdiction of the City, changes to Subdivision Regulations, requests for variances and special exceptions; including changes and appeals to Land Use Regulations. The Commission also makes recommendations to the City Council on matters relating to the Comprehensive Plan and changes thereto.


Current Board Members are:

Member NamePositionEmailTerm Expiration
Johnny WalkerChairman

Gary Wilson Member

William Garmon IIIMember

Scott Droddy 

Chad BoatrightMember

The Planning and Zoning Commission is composed of five members serving staggered three-year terms. Anyone interested in filling a vacancy on the Commission should contact the Mayor, their City Council representative, or the City Secretary. Their name will be submitted when a vacancy occurs.

The board meets the third Tuesday of each month. Periodically, the Commission may also perform special surveys and/or studies on land use and zoning related matters.