Planning & Zoning Board

Purpose and Duties

The Belmont Planning and Zoning Board is an advisory body made up of eight (8) members appointed by the Belmont City Council. Seven of the eight members reside in the city, and one member represents the Extra-Territorial Jurisdiction (ETJ).  The Board reviews and makes recommendations to the City Council on:

  • Amendments to the Land Development Code
  • Major Development Plans
  • Rezoning Requests
  • Conditional Zoning Requests
  • Comprehensive Plan Amendments
  • Small Area Plans


  • Nic Vesely , Chairman
  • Norman Divers
  • Neil Brennan
  • Dan Hartley
  • Cynthia Hegler
  • Gerald Liska, Vice-Chair
  • Matt Hart
  • Walter Dixon, ETJ Member


The Planning and Zoning Board meets the third Thursday of the month at 6:30 PM at CityWorks, located at 1401 E. Catawba Street, Belmont.  All meetings are open to public.  Agendas and minutes can be found at the agenda center by using the Agendas and Minutes button below. 

Rules of Procedure

The Planning & Zoning Board's Rules of Procedure are below. These bylaws govern the function and operation of this board.


For questions and inquiries about the Planning and Zoning Board, you may contact the Planning Department using the information listed below.

Marisol Ortiz
Planning Technician and Secretary

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