Planning and Zoning

Duties and Responsibilities

The Planning and Zoning Division oversees the development and implementation of site plans pertaining to various neighborhoods across Irving, as well as the creation of the city’s Comprehensive Plan, enacted every few years. As a division of the Planning and Community Development Department, Planning and Zoning works with property owners and stakeholders to execute the following activities:

  • Development of properties in Irving through administration of zoning ordinances and platting (the division or combination of property for sale or construction).
  • Creation of plans for specific neighborhoods, such as Heritage Crossing (historic downtown Irving) and the Las Colinas Urban Center.
  • Administration of beautification programs for businesses along major corridors, such as Irving Boulevard, and homes in the Hospital District and Austin Heights.
  • Gathering of statistical information and demographics pertaining to Irving such as population, housing, and employment.

Pending Zoning Cases-(Submitted After April 5, 2021)

List of Pending Zoning Cases
Case # Description-As presented for initial Technical Review (some requests may be modified prior to advertising) Mailed Notice
ZC21-0017 & MF21-0003 Zoning Case & Multifamily Concept Plan– 
Approx. 3.65 acres located at the NWC of Belt Line Rd and World Cup Way.  

Requesting S-P-2 (R-MF-2 and C-N) “Generalized Site Plan – Multifamily 2 and Neighborhood Commercial uses” 

Tentatively scheduled for Planning and Zoning, June 7, 2021

NA
ZC21-0018 Special Fence Project Plan–  10561 Duckling Dr. 
 
Requesting to permit the construction of a 6-foot tall wooden fence on the property line within the front yard setback on a Single Family lot.

Tentatively scheduled for Planning and Zoning, June 7, 2021

Case Denied
ZC21-0019 &
MF21-0004
Zoning Case & Multifamily Concept Plan– 
Approx. 6.87 acres located at 6000 and 6300 Love Dr. 

Requesting S-P-2 (R-MF-2) “Generalized Site Plan – Multifamily uses”. 

Tentatively scheduled for Planning and Zoning, June 7, 2021

May 25, 2021  Postponed to Aug 19 CC
ZC21-0020 Zoning Case – 1908 W. 5th St. 
 
Requesting S-P-2 (R-6) “Generalized Site Plan - Single Family uses”  to construct an additional detached garage and a  detached patio cover.

Tentatively scheduled for Planning and Zoning on June 7, 2021

May 25, 2021
ZC21-0021 Zoning Case - Toyota Music Factory

Revising their previously approved site plan for S-P-1 (R-AB) “Detailed Site Plan for a Restaurant with the Attendant Accessory use of the Sale of Alcoholic Beverages for On Premises Consumption” to allow additional office space.

Heard by Planning and Zoning on May 3, 2021.  Approved by City Council on May 19.  
Case Approved
ZC21-0022

Zoning Case- 1875 N MacArthur Blvd

A request for C-W Commercial Warehouse zoning. 

Application incomplete.  
Case Approved
ZC21-0023 Zoning Case – 1111 W. Airport Fwy., #131.
 
Revising their previously approved site plan for S-P-1 (R-AB) “Detailed Site Plan for a Restaurant with the Attendant Accessory use of the Sale of Alcoholic Beverages for On Premises Consumption” to enlarge their restaurant.

Tentatively scheduled for Planning and Zoning on June 7, 2021.

Case Denied
ZC21-0024 Zoning Case – 608 Sunny Ln and 1003 Hilltop Dr. 

Requesting  S-P-2 (R-TH) “Generalized Site Plan – Townhouse uses”

Tentatively scheduled for Planning and Zoning on June 7, 2021
May 25, 2021-  Postponed to August 19 CC
ZC21-0025 Zoning Case – 7170 SH 161. 
 
Revising their approved site plan for S-P-1 (R-AB) “Detailed Site Plan for a Restaurant with the Attendant Accessory use of the Sale of Alcoholic Beverages for On Premises Consumption” (aka Shake Shack) to add a drive thru.

Tentatively scheduled for Planning and Zoning on June 7, 2021

NA
ZC21-0026
Special Fence Project Plan– 1701 Kinwest Pkwy (aka 2101 Kinwest Pkwy). 

Requesting a variance for the requirement of a screening fence along the east side of the property. 

Tentatively scheduled for Planning and Zoning, June 7, 2021
Case Approved
ZC21-0027 Zoning Case - Approx. 1.0 acres located at 1720 Landmark Rd. 

Rezoning to S-P-1 (C-OU-2) “Detailed Site Plan- Commercial Outdoor 2”. The applicant wants to expand the existing commercial use to an adjacent lot.  A Comprehensive Plan Amendment may also be required.

Tentatively scheduled for Planning and Zoning, July 6, 2021
July 21,2021
ZC21-0028 Zoning Case – Approx. 3.18 acres located at 712, 718, 802 Hilltop Dr. 

Rezoning to to S-P-2 (R-ZLa) “Generalized Site Plan for Zero Lot Line Single Family”  The applicant wants to create a 21-lot subdivision for zero lot line homes. 

Tentatively scheduled for Planning and Zoning, July 6, 2021

NA
ZC21-0029 Zoning Case – Approx. 8.4 acres located at 1450 E. Airport Fwy. 

Rezoning to S-P-1 (C-OU-2) “Detailed Site Plan for Commercial Outdoor 2”.  This request to to modify the previously required landscape buffers following changes in the SH 183 right of way.  

Tentatively scheduled for Planning and Zoning on July 6, 2021
Case Approved
ZC21-0030 Zoning Change – Approx. 576 sq. ft. located at 2621 Edinburgh St.

Rezoning to S-P-2 (R-6) “Generalized Site Plan – Single Family Residential”. Applicant is requesting to replace their carport with a garage.

July 21, 2021
ZC21-0031 Zoning Change – Approx. 308 sq. ft. located at 302 W. 7th St.

Rezoning to S-P-2 (R-7.5) “Generalized Site Plan – Single Family Residential”. Applicant is requesting a variance to allow encroachment of side yard setback adjacent to a street.

NA
ZC21-0032 Zoning Change – Approx. 2350 sq. ft. located at 3524 W Airport Fwy, #120.

Rezoning to S-P-1 (R-AB) “Detailed Site Plan - Restaurant with Alcoholic Beverages”. Requesting a rezoning for Knockout Tacos to be able to sell alcoholic beverages.

July 21, 2021
ZC21-0033 Zoning Change – Approx. 4,329 sq. ft. located at 2001 W. Irving Blvd.

Rezoning to C-C "Community Commercial". 
July 21, 2021

ZC21-0034
Zoning Change – Approx. 5.7 acres located at 1451 Greenway Dr.

Rezoning to ML-20a "Light Industrial". 
July 21, 2021
ZC21-0035 Zoning Change – Approx. 0.30 acres located at 1909 Edgewood Dr.

Rezoning to S-P-2 (R-6) "Generalized Site Plan - Single Family Residential". Applicant is requesting to rezone in order to build an attached porch to the existing home

NA
ZC21-0036 Zoning Change – Approx. 1.449 acres located at 1776 E. Grauwyler Rd.

Rezoning to S-P-2 (R-6) "Generalized Site Plan - Single Family Residential". Applicant is requesting to rezone to allow a flag lot.

July 21, 2021
ZC21-0037 Zoning Change-1500 N Loop 12
Review Pending

NA
ZC21-0038 Zoning Change-4117 Bering Way

Rezoning to S-P-2 (R-6) "Generalized Site Plan - Single Family Residential". Applicant is requesting a variance to allow a swimming pool within a side yard setback.
July 21, 2021