Contractor's Corner

Welcome to Contractor's Corner.  This page will give you important news updates from City Council, Planning & Zoning Commission, Code Enforcement, and Development Services that relate specifically to builders and contractors.  You will also find commonly used applications and ordinances for builders.  Contractors and anyone who would like this information can subscribe to Contractor's Corner News Updates in Notify Me and receive email notices and text messages on new items that effect builders and contractors as they are published here.

Backflow Prevention - Mandatory at all Jobsites Effective Immediately

Diagaram showing appropriate construction of temp water connection for construction sites.
  1. New Permit Fee Schedule Adopted

    City Council has adopted a new permit fee schedule. The new fees effect all types of permits and are effective immediately. Please review carefully. Read on...
  2. Oak Wilt Information Workshop to be held

    Development Services will host an Oak Wilt Workshop for General Contractors, Tree Trimming Contractors, and Property Owners on April 18. Topics will include Oak Wilt identification, how it spreads, prevention, & the City's new Tree Trimming Ordinance. Read on...
  3. Immediate Backflow Prevention Measures Required at all Construction Sites

    Construction site water will only be available after a passing inspection. You may be subject to water meter lock out without notice when a suspect connection is observed. Read on...
  4. City Council Denies Amendment to Construction Work Hours

    A proposed amendment to Construction Work Hours was considered at the last regular session of City Council. Read on...
  5. City Council Adopts 2015 Building Codes

    City Council has acted on an ordinance amendment to adopt the 2015 Building Codes to take effect January 1, 2019 Read on...
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Online Document Submission

Use this link to upload and submit your Architectural Control Committee approved plans and permit application for review. Or, submit other documents to Development Services.

City Staff Assistance is Available
We can help you obtain information and forms, answer questions and accept and process your applications. We can also assist you with completing any required building permit, variance or rezoning application, as well as schedule inspections, or agenda items for City Council or Planning & Zoning Commission actions, and respond to City Code violation complaints.

Our goal is to help you to help us maintain Horseshoe Bay as a world class resort and retirement community. Whatever your project needs may be you should use the resources and staff that are available to you in the City's Development Services Department.  Call 830-598-9959 for assistance.