Planning & Zoning Commission Regular Meeting 08/08/2023 06:30 PM Council Chambers, 511 Mercer St, Dripping Springs, TX


Commission Members
Mim James, Chair
Tammie Williams, Vice Chair
Christian Bourguignon
Doug Crosson
Eugene Foster
Douglas Shumway
Evelyn Strong

Staff, Consultants & Appointed/Elected Officials
Planning Director Tory Carpenter
City Planner Warlan Rivera
City Attorney Laura Mueller
City Secretary Andrea Cunningham
IT Director Jason Weinstock
Public Works Director Aaron Reed



A member of the public who desires to address the Commission regarding any item on an agenda for an open meeting may do so at presentation of citizens before an item or at a public hearing for an item during the Commission’s consideration of that item. Citizens wishing to discuss matters not contained within the current agenda may do so, but only during the time allotted for presentation of citizens. Speakers are allowed two (2) minutes to speak during presentation of citizens or during each public hearing. Speakers may not cede or pool time. Members of the public requiring the assistance of a translator will be given twice the amount of time as a member of the public who does not require the assistance of a translator to address the Commission. It is the request of the Commission that members of the public wishing to speak on item(s) on the agenda with a noticed Public Hearing hold their comments until the item(s) are presented for consideration. Speakers are encouraged to sign in. Anyone may request a copy of the City’s policy on presentation of citizens from the city secretary. By law no action may be taken during Presentation of Citizens.



The Planning & Zoning Commission for the City of Dripping Springs has the right to adjourn into executive session at any time during the course of this meeting to  discuss any matter as authorized by Texas Government Code Sections 551.071 (Consultation with Attorney),  551.072 (Deliberations about Real Property), 551.073 Deliberations about Gifts and Donations), 551.074 Personnel Matters), 551.076 (Deliberations about Security Devices), and 551.086 (Economic Development). The Planning & Zoning Commission for the City of Dripping Springs may act on any item listed in Executive Session in Open Session or move any item from Executive Session to Open Session for action.


Planning & Zoning Commission Meetings
August 22, 2023, at 6:00 p.m.
September 12, 2023, at 6:00 p.m.
September 26, 2023, at 6:00 p.m.
October 10, 2023, at 6:00 p.m.

City Council & Board of Adjustment Meetings
August 15, 2023, at 6:00 p.m. (CC)
September 5, 2023, at 6:00 p.m. (CC & BOA)
September 19, 2023, at 6:00 p.m. (CC)
October 3, 2023, at 6:00 p.m. (CC & BOA)



All agenda items listed above are eligible for discussion and action unless otherwise specifically noted.  This notice of meeting is posted in accordance with Chapter 551, Government Code, Vernon's Texas Codes. Annotated.  In addition, the Commission may consider a vote to excuse the absence of any Commissioner for absence from this meeting.

I certify that this notice of meeting was posted at the City of Dripping Springs City Hall and website,, on August 4, 2023, at 3:00 p.m.