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Planning and Zoning



Mission Statement

To direct positive growth in a way that preserves, protects, and sustains the City of Nogales’ history, culture, and traditions.  To maintain the City as a healthy, safe, and enjoyable place to live and work by ensuring that residential, commercial, and industrial development complies with City ordinances, codes, and standards; and strive to provide efficient and courteous service to the residents and community of Nogales.


About Planning and Zoning

Planning and Zoning Department is responsible for providing support to the community by interpreting and implementing the General Plan, Zoning Ordinance, Cultural Heritage Ordinance, and Land Development Regulations and Standards as adopted by the City Council.  This consists of processing applications for all aspects of land development.  The Department also serves as staff support to the Planning and Zoning Commission, Board of Adjustment, and Cultural Heritage Commission.



The Planning and Zoning Department is located on the first floor of the Public Works Administration Building at:
1450 N. Hohokam Drive
Nogales, AZ 85621
phone (520) 285 – 5747
fax (520) 287 – 6946

Office Hours
Monday - Friday
8:00AM - 5:00PM


Eduardo Delgado, Interim Planning & Zoning/Building Director

Erick Lara, Planning and Zoning/Building Technician

German Almada, Zoning/Code Compliance