What is the ETJ?

The ETJ is the extraterritorial jurisdiction of the City of Midland. This is an area in Midland County outside of the city limits of the City of Midland in which certain regulations and ordinances of the City apply. In Midland County, the ETJ extends five miles from the city limits. For an explanation of City regulations and ordinances that apply in the ETJ please call the City of Midland Planning and Zoning department at 432-688-7400. The County requires the developer obtain a letter from the City in the instance they choose not to enforce their rules regarding any platting matter within the ETJ.

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1. How do I obtain a septic permit?
2. How do I obtain a drive way permit?
3. How do I obtain a pipeline permit?
4. How do I obtain an address?
5. Does Midland County have any planning & zoning requirements or restrictions?
6. What are the rules and regulations on RV Parks and Man Camps?
7. What are the road specs for Midland County?
8. What is the difference between green, blue, and brown street signs in Midland County?
9. What is the ETJ?
10. Do I have to plat my land?