Greetings From the Building Official

Message From Chief Building Official Mark Richardson

I would like to take this opportunity to welcome you to the Ennis Inspection Services and Planning & Development Department’s webpage. I sincerely hope that you will find it informative and that it allows you to gain an understanding of our purpose and responsibilities to our community.  

The Ennis Inspection Services and Planning & Development Department is focused on the needs of our community and visitors.  We are strongly committed to being a Department that understands our roles and responsibilities.  Education, Prevention, Building Inspections, Planning, Code Enforcement and Emergency Management define our purpose.  Our department is currently staffed by 5 extremely qualified personnel to fit your building and planning needs.

The Ennis Building Inspection Services and Planning & Development Department stands for the purpose of serving our community, whether it’s Residential, Commercial, Industrial, or Planning, we are here to answer any questions and assist you through the process. We are a department that values our past, sees present possibilities, and embraces the challenges of the future. We are committed to providing the citizens of Ennis with the best possible service.  Thank you for visiting our web page.