Planning and Development

We Want to Help!

We are here to help you build or move to Silsbee, whether you represent a large industrial partner, a small business, or if you merely want to become a citizen!




We are here to point you in the right direction, explain to you why Silsbee is a great place for you, and help you through the red-tape of moving into a new community.   Discover Silsbee is composed of representatives from the City of Silsbee, the Silsbee EDC, the Silsbee Independent School District, The Chamber of Commerce, several non-profits, such as Downtown Revitalization and the Public Library who work together to assist and welcome you to Silsbee.



Permits &





Other Helpful Links

Hardin County Appraisal District

Silsbee Chamber of Commerce

City of Silsbee

Silsbee EDC

Permits and Inspections

Every Project begins with a meeting with the Administration and Engineering Department of the City of Silsbee Public Works.  Please call 409 385 3535 for an appointment. Prior to this meeting, you will need:

Choose One


Residential Plan Submittal Checklist


Commercial Plan Submittal Checklist


For questions,

Public Works Director

Joe Moreno

Jeremy Chesnutt


Tammy Kirkindall

(409) 385-3535


Please feel free to download and print any of these forms!

City of Silsbee

(409) 385-2863

105 South 3rd

Silsbee, TX 77656


Utilities for Silsbee



Natural Gas



105 S 3rd St, Silsbee, TX 77656

Phone:(409) 385-2863

City of Silsbee