Goals and Objectives
The primary function of The Colony Planning Department is to provide excellent customer service while assisting prospective business or residential developers, property owners or citizens in developing their new project ideas or improving their existing facilities in a timely fashion. The Colony Planning Department strives to provide any applicant the best possible experience of working with city staff, elected and appointed officials through the review and approval process. Development Review Committee (DRC), facilitated through the Planning Department are flexible enough to enable expedited review and required approval on time to meet their client’s construction schedule.
DFW Metropolitan Region is growing and city of The Colony is excited to be a part of this exponential growth. Fueled by the Nebarska Furniture Mart and the Grandscape Development, the city has positioned itself effectively to provide top notch services to the residents while attracting several first to market tenants and users like the Scheels (World’s Largest Sporting Goods Store), Andretti, Galaxy Theatre, Lava Cantina etc. To embrace and enhance this growth, The Colony Planning Department combines long range Comprehensive Planning Goals with high quality urban design guideline of Gateway Overlay District Regulations. We welcome you to reach out and meet with us to make your Big Idea a Reality!