Planning Staff

Lorene Burns

Planning Director

(479) 795.2750 Extension 22

Carletta Ross

Planning Assistant

(479) 795.2750 Extension 27

Nicole Gibbs

City Planner

(479) 795.2750 Extension 29

Larry Wilms

Planning Coordinator

(479) 795.2750 Extension 21

Planning Department

  • Introduction
  • Major Services
  • The mission of the Planning Department is to manage the land development and permitting processes of Centerton in an efficient and effective manner by advising boards, assisting applicants for developments, and enforcing land use and related regulations, with the goal of saving the city from unnecessary expenses in the future to correct development problems and to protect the citizens’ investment in property.

  • This office primarily provides:

    • Long-range land use planning;
    • Oversight of current planning;
    • Administration and enforcement of land use ordinances and regulations (zoning, subdivision, watershed, floodplain management, junkyard, communications towers, off-premise signs, and mobile hone regulations); and
    • Coordination of Community Development Block Grant funds for scattered-site housing funds for low-income residents.

Planning Commission Members

Request for Qualifications

The City of Centerton, Arkansas is seeking qualified and experienced consultants to assist with a 20-year Comprehensive Plan. Qualifications are being requested from firms/individuals with urban and community planning backgrounds, having experience with developing and carrying out public outreach programs, facilitation of public meetings, compilation of information from varying sources, conducting community visioning, and preparation of varying comprehensive plan elements. The city will select three to five qualified firms out of the responses to the RFQ. These firms will be requested to submit a formal proposal for the project.

Click HERE to read the formal RFQ

Important Documents