Peter Boecher

Director of Planning - Houston

Peter Boecher

Peter Boecher is an experienced planner and landscape architect with an eye for detail. He began his career working in municipal parks departments, where he gained an understanding of parkland acquisition and the effort required to construct entire park systems. In the private sector, Peter has worked on community planning and zoning projects, parks, commercial developments, and real estate litigation cases. A travel enthusiast, Peter has been to many exotic locations, including Antarctica, Peru, and the Mediterranean.


Texas Tech University
Bachelor of Science, Landscape Architecture

Harvard University
Graduate Studies in Retail Planning Principles

Registrations & Certifications

Registered Landscape Architect
Texas No. 895

American Institute of Certified Planners
No. 6610

The Counselors of Real Estate

Community Involvement

American Planning Association

City of Bellaire

  • Planning and Zoning Commission, Vice Chairman
  • Comprehensive Plan Advisory Committee
  • Parks and Recreation Advisory Board, Chairman

Christ the King Lutheran Church

  • Long Range Planning Committee
  • Church Council


Continuing Legal Education International

  • Vehicular Access to Private Property – TxDOT’s New Access Management Manual
  • Comprehensive Planning in Texas Cities
  • Case Studies in Land Planning – Impacts of Local Regulations
  • Land Planning Consultation in the Right-of-Way Acquisition and Design Process – Identifying Damages Before They Happen
  • Identification and Valuation of Remainder Damages via Appraisal and Land Planning Integration