The Community Development Department is responsible for the review of development and building activity to ensure compliance with zoning and building codes, the achievement of economic development goals, General Plan policies, the North Carolina Environmental Quality Act, housing policies, and community values. The department assists the community in establishing land use and neighborhood plans and ensures the quality of new projects through the design and development review process. The Department staffs the Planning Board, the Board of Adjustment, the Community Appearance Committee, the Development Review Committee, and other committees as appointed by the Mayor, in addition to establishing and maintaining communications with citizens, developers, businesses, other governmental agencies, and Town departments. The Department also provides technical and policy support to the Town Manager and other departments.

Development Services

Civil Plan Review