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Development Code & Criteria Manual

Development in Denton is a shared goal. Note that the Municode version available online may not reflect recent Code amendments for your development plan. Refer to the Recent Code Amendments section on this page for a list of code amendments since the last Municode update.

DCA18-0003a – Parking Requirements
DCA18-0001a – Mixed Use Development Requirements
DCA17-0011 – Subchapter 17 Environmentally Sensitive Areas
2017-288 – Medical Uses
2017-186 – Self Service Storage
2017-071 - Periphery Development Annexation Criteria

Chapter 33 - Signs and Advertising Devices

The Denton Square District: Standards and Guidelines

The following manuals detail the specific design characteristics of various elements in the development process. Questions for any of these design manuals should be directed to the department that would supervise the regulations.

  • Engineering: Transportation, Drainage, Water/Wastewater
  • Planning: Site Design, Applications
  • Building Inspections: Construction

Connectivity Component - Mobility Plan
Construction Criteria Manuals
Denton Central Business District
Stormwater Design Criteria Manual​
Site Design Criteria Manual
Solid Waste Criteria Manual
Transportation Criteria Manual
Water and Wastewater Criteria Manual

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