• 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
  • CD&S Seeks Your Involvement in Neighborhood Open Houses! Join us this January to give your input, and learn more about pertinent planning initiatives and revitalization efforts.

    - The Pittman Neighborhood Revitalization Plan Open House event will gather residents’ vision for the area, neighborhood priorities and community input on potential action items to build a brighter future.  View our postcard for more information.

    Then, the city will host a series of two open houses previewing the final Henderson Strong Comprehensive Plan. At the Henderson Strong Comprehensive Plan Preview Meetings the city will invite residents to have a look at the final product, review goals, strategies, implementation items and land-use changes. For more information, visit

  • Planning Commission and Staff Review Agendas with Backup - Access previous or current agenda information.  Select the appropriate meeting in the agency drop-down box.   
  • Interactive Mapping Feature - View our Zoning and Planned Land Use online map.
  • Enhanced Recycling Program - Participate in the Clean Community Effort program offered by Republic Services.    
  • Boulder Highway Corridor - Learn about land use and transportation planning to create a cohesive vision for the revitalization of the Boulder Highway area.
  • 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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