CITY OF EL PASO OPERATIONAL HOURS:
Mon-Thurs, 7:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. - Closed Fridays
Planning and Infrastructure Development Division
Mission Statement
The mission of the El Paso Fire Department Planning and Infrastructure Development Division is to provide assistance to the fire department and the community in short, mid and long range planning so that fire safety policies and programs are effectively and efficiently implemented.

We apply knowledge to assist in the development and improvement of the department, organizations, communities, and public institutions through research, code compliance, and use of technology.
 

FACILITY OVERSIGHT

 

Station Construction


The Planning and Infrastructure Development Division oversees the construction of new fire stations. This process involves daily visits to the construction sites; working with contractors to keep track of progress and ensure construction is being completed according to improvement plans; and keeping the Fire Chief informed of the progress of the new fire station.
 

Station Renovation


The Planning and Infrastructure Development Division oversees station renovations and assures that the needs of the affected fire department crews are met.

 
LAND DEVELOPMENT
 
Long Range Planning

The Planning and Infrastructure Development Division assists in long range planning of future fire stations. We assist in site selection and with the land acquisition process for new fire stations.
 

Current Subdivision, Zoning, and SmartCode Applications


Ensure all applicable fire code regulations are met for all subdivision, zoning and SmartCode applications in order to protect the public’s health, safety and general welfare.
 

Development Coordinating Committee


The Planning and Infrastructure Development Division represents the El Paso Fire Department  in the Development Coordinating Committee and the Subdivision Coordinating Committee. We also represent the EPFD in the City Plan Commission, the Mountain Development Plan Committee, and the MTP Committee.
 

Facilities Oversight Program Staff


Luis U. Flores
Lead Planner
915-485-5611
FloresLU@elpasotexas.gov
 

Robert Bartley
Planner
915-485-5619
BartleyRE@elpasotexas.gov