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Jo Anne Bernal
County Attorney
Jo Anne Bernal

Contact Information

500 E. San Antonio
5th Floor, Suite 503
El Paso, Texas 79901
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Monday - Friday
8:00am - 5:00pm

Phone (915) 546-2050
Fax (915) 546-2133

The Land Use and Subdivision/Plat Compliance Section of the General Counsel Unit assists the El Paso County Commissioners Court, the County Planning Department, and the Health and Environmental District to regulate land use and colonia development to protect the health and welfare of the community outside of municipal limits.

The Unit provides legal advice and assistance in the enforcement of the:

  • Texas Water Code
  • Texas Health & Safety Code,
  • Texas Property Code,
  • El Paso subdivision platting requirements, and
  • El Paso County Sewage Facility Order.