Greetings From Mark Richardson, Director of Planning and Development

Message From Mark Richardson, Director of Planning and Development:

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

Our 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.  

The Ennis Building Inspection Services, Planning and Development Department stands for the purpose of serving our community, whether it’s Residential, Commercial, Industrial, or Planning. Our department is staffed by a group of extremely qualified personnel to fit your building and planning needs.

We are here to answer any questions you may have and assist you through the process. 

We are a department that values our past, sees present possibilities, and embraces the challenges of the future and we are committed to providing the citizens of Ennis with the best possible service.  

Thank you for visiting our web page.

General Information
City Planner
City Planner
Jorge Barake
Administrative Assistant
Administrative Assistant
Vickie McCoy
Arthur Matthews
Assistant Director of Planning and Assistant Building Official
Troy Foreman
Director of Planning and Development andChief Building Official
Director of Planning and Development and Chief Building Official
Mark Richardson
City Planner
City Planner
Lea Ann Price
Phone Numbers
(972) 875-6442, Option 2
Emergencies: Dial 911
108 W. Knox St.

8 AM - 5 PM