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Economic Development, Planning and Zoning and Board of Adjustment Agendas

Economic Development Corporation


Incorporated in 1994 as a 4B sales tax corporation, the Navasota Economic Development Corporation is dedicated to helping local businesses prosper and attracting new business to our community. We welcome your inquiries about expanding or locating in Navasota.


The Navasota Economic Development Corporation typically meets on the 3rd Wednesday of each month, at Navasota City Hall, in meeting room 200 at 12:15 pm. Please call ahead as meeting times and dates are subject to change.

Economic Development Corporation

Ruby Stevens-Morgan
Kathleen Terrell
Mike Harris, Secretary/Treasurer
Bert Miller
Kathy Prescott, Vice President
Bonnie Armstrong
Jennifer Fultz, President
Johnny McNally, Ex-Officio Member


Planning & Zoning Commission

There is hereby created and established for the city a planning and zoning commission, which shall be composed of seven (7) members. The members shall be resident citizens, taxpayers and qualified voters of the city, all of whom shall be appointed by the mayor subject to confirmation by the governing body, to serve for terms of two (2) years. The city manager is hereby appointed as a nonvoting ex officio member of the planning and zoning commission.

The Planning and Zoning Commission typically meets every second and fourth Thursdays of the month.

Commission Members:

Dia Copeland, Chairman
Patty Tolkoly
John Walla
Randy Peters
Monica Fultz
Carolyn Katkoski
James Harris

Zoning Board of Adjustment

There shall be a Board of Adjustment consisting of five (5) members and four (4) alternates appointed by the City Council. Each member is to be appointed for a term of two (2) years, removable for cause by the appointing authority upon written charges after public hearing. Vacancies shall be filled for the unexpired term of any member whose position becomes vacant. The four (4) alternate members to the Board of Adjustment shall serve in the absence of one or more regular members when requested to do so by the Mayor or City Manager, or their designated representatives. The alternate members shall serve for the same period as the regular members, and any vacancies shall be filled in the same manner and shall be subject to removal in the same manner as the regular members.

All cases must be heard by a minimum of four (4) members of the Board of Adjustment. The concurring vote of at least four (4) members is required to reverse administrative decisions, authorize variances, or take any other action authorized by this Ordinance.

Board of Adjustment meetings are held as needed. There is no set monthly schedule for Board of Adjustment meetings.

Board Members:
James Hammie, Chairman
Taylor Perry, Vice Chairman
Dell Martinez
Gary Dycus
Justin Sanchez

Alternate Members:
Justin Jarvis
Genie Alfano
Kristie Jones
Ronnie Wells
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