planning and zoning

“Look closely at the present you are constructing. It should look like the future you dream of.”

–Alice Walker

The Planning Department’s responsibilities include:

  • Maintaining and implementing Herriman City’s General Plan. The General Plan guides the City’s development decisions.
  • Reviewing individual development proposals for compliance with the Zoning Ordinance (Title 10) and Subdivision Ordinance (Title 11).
  • Providing information about planning, zoning and development permit requirements to the public.
  • Assisting the Planning Commission and City Council in their reviews of development applications.


For Your Information


No person or persons at any one residence or property within the City shall at any one time own, harbor, or license more than three adult dogs, three cats, or two ferrets, and no more than four total animals in any combination.

Two horses are allowed on one-half acre or four horses per one acre in the following zones; A-.25, A-.50, A-1, and R-1-21.

Please check the Zoning Map if you are unsure which zone you are in.

Chickens are listed in the ordinance as “family food production” and are allowed in the following zones; A-.25, A-.50, A-1, and R-1-21.


Herriman City does not regulate fencing type. Please contact your HOA (if applicable) for information regarding fence type.

Please see the Building Department Page for questions regarding placement and permit requirements.

Newly Adopted Ordinances

Construction/Temporary Signs

Planning Staff

Planning Supervisor: Bryn McCarty

Planner III: Heather Upshaw

Planning Administrative Coordinator: Sandra Llewellyn


Contact Us

Phone: 801-446-5323

Fax: 801-838-9073

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