Planning & Zoning

Comprehensive Plans

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Mission Statement

To enhance the quality of life and ensure the growth of the city through strategic planning, sound and orderly development and in accordance with all federal, state, and municipal rules and regulations.


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South Parallel Corridor Project

South Parallel Corridor project

Groundbreaking for Segment II of the US 77/83 South Parallel Corridor Project took place on March 11, 2022. When completed, the 3-mile stretch of highway will run trough San Benito from FM 509 (Paso Real) to FM 2520 (Sam Houston Boulevard), helping to improve travel and promote development within the City.

Click HERE and HERE for more information.

San Jose Ranch Road Project

San Jose Ranch Road

Groundbreaking for the construction and extension of San Jose Ranch Road took place on March 14, 2022. When completed, the 0.86-mile stretch of 2-lane roadway will run trough San Benito from FM 509 (Paso Real) to FM 1846 (Williams Road), helping to improve travel and promote development within the City.

Click HERE and HERE for more information. 

Contact Us

  1. Johanna Maldonado

    Planning Manager

    Johanna Maldonado
    Email Johanna Maldondo
    Phone: 956-361-3800

    Enrique Hernandez

    Planner 1
    Email Enrique Hernandez
    Phone: 956-361-3804, ext 404

    Lonnie Martinez

    Administrative Assistant
    Email Lonnie Martinez
    Phone 956-361-3804, ext. 402

    400 N. Travis St.
    San Benito, TX 78586
    Phone: 956-361-3804, ext 403
    Fax: 956-361-3810

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