Planning & Zoning

The Planning and Zoning department is responsible for reviewing building plans, issuing appropriate permits and inspecting building progress. They review Zoning change requests and issue permits as needed.

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Click Here For Information on Obtaining a "Tax-Release" for Manufactured Housing


Steven J. Guetschow - Planning & Zoning Coordinator - Email
Phone: (505) 544-4391

Dan DeCosta - Planning & Zoning Code Enforcement - Email
Phone: (505) 544-4392

Vacant - Planning & Zoning Clerk -
Phone: (505) 544-4393

Torrance County Managers Office
205 9th Street
Estancia New Mexico, 87016

Phone: (505) 544-4390
Fax: (505) 384-5294

Helpful Links

Important Department Downloads

pdf-file2018 P&Z Board Schedule.pdf46 KB
pdf-fileCity of Moriarty Zoning Map.pdf825 KB
pdf-fileClaim of Exemption Application.pdf323 KB
pdf-fileComplaint.pdf12 KB
pdf-fileDevelopment Permit Structure.pdf380 KB
pdf-fileDevelopment Permit-Mobile Home Updated (1).pdf252 KB
pdf-fileDevelopment Permit-Utility Updated.pdf223 KB
pdf-fileFlood Damage Prevention Ordinance 92-4.pdf2.379 KB
pdf-fileLand Use Permit Resources.pdf417 KB
pdf-fileMulti-Purpose State Building Application.pdf212 KB
pdf-fileRequest for Public Records.pdf110 KB
pdf-fileResolution 2005-19.pdf210 KB
pdf-fileSpecial Review Application.pdf220 KB
pdf-fileSpecial Review Checklist.pdf111 KB
pdf-fileSubdivisionRegulations.pdf2.353 KB
pdf-fileSupplemental Guidelines for the Torrance County Subdivision Regulations.pdf1.406 KB
pdf-fileTorrance County Animal Control Ordinance.pdf665 KB
pdf-fileTorrance County Solid Waste Ordinance 94-12 ammended.pdf589 KB
pdf-fileTorrance County Zone Map Draft 10132009.pdf953 KB
pdf-fileTorranceCountyComprehensiveLandUsePlan.pdf4.383 KB
pdf-fileZoning Ordinance Revised 5-11-2016.pdf23.704 KB