• Start a Community Garden Today!

    Community gardens provide countless health, wellness, educational and social benefits. Just as important, they provide an opportunity for people to come together with a shared interest.

  • Abandoned Homes

    View the City's new registration program to oversee abandoned residential property and those in danger of becoming abandoned.

Henderson Recognized with National Planning Award

The City of Henderson received the American Planning Association’s 2016 National Planning Excellence Award for Public Outreach for its leadership and innovative approach to resident and stakeholder engagement during the three-year Southern Nevada Strong (SNS) planning process. This is the first time Nevada has received an award of this nature to-date. Learn more by: reading the Press Release, checking out the APA Website, reading the Las Vegas Review Journal Article, or watching the Award Video.

News and Information
  • Planning Commission and Staff Review Agendas with Backup - Access previous or current agenda information.  Select the appropriate meeting in the agency drop-down box.
  • 2017 Fall BLM Land Nominations - The City of Henderson is now accepting requests for nominations for the Fall 2017 Bureau of Land Management (BLM) Land Sale Auction.  In order to meet all required review and approval processes, requests for nominations must be submitted to the City of Henderson no later than Thursday, August 11th at 5:00pm.  
  • Interactive Mapping Feature - View our Zoning and Land Use online interactive map.
  • Enhanced Recycling Program - Participate in the Clean Community Effort program offered by Republic Services.
  • Downtown Master Plan - Review our newly released draft version of the Downtown Master Plan.
  • Boulder Highway Corridor - Learn about land use and transportation planning to create a cohesive vision for the revitalization of the Boulder Highway area.
  • 2013 Green Report - The City's 2013 Green Report highlights citywide sustainable practices and development accomplishments in the 2012-2013 fiscal year.
  • Our Henderson - Visit for money saving tips to help lower your energy bills.  Don't miss the "Save Energy, Save Money" link for information on available rebates and home improvement programs.
  • Street Directory - View the City's Street Directory for address and street information.
  • SNRPC Regional Plant List - This plant list provides helpful information for over 600 trees and plants that grow well in our desert environment.
  • SNRPC Regional Fruit & Vegetable List - This fruit & vegetable list offers valuable information for homeowners and community gardeners to select appropriate plants when planting their garden.
About Department
Stephanie Garcia-Vause AICPStephanie Garcia-Vause, AICP
Community Development Director


Office Telephone:
(702) 267-1500

Office Fax:
(702) 267-1501


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