Planning

 

 

Greene County Planning

The Planning Department develops and implements plans and policies related to land development to strengthen the long-term sustainability of Greene County. Major responsibilities include zoning administration, floodplain management, permitting, land subdivision and manufactured home park regulation enforcement, and all other aspects as related to development within the County.  The Planning Department also administers E-911 Address assignment, as well as computerized mapping using Geographic Information Systems (GIS) for the entire County.

 

NEW Planning Fees

Subdivision Plats
  • Minor Subdivision  $30 + $ 5 per lot
  • Major Subdivision  $100 + $10 per lot
Zoning
  • Permitted Uses  $25 Residential, $50 Non-Residential, Accessory Structures and additions No Charge
  • Special Uses, Variances, Rezoning, Text Amendment  $200 each

 


ADOPTED May 22, 2018 

NEW Greene County Subdivision Ordinance

This adopted ordinance replaces all previous SUBDIVISION ORDINANCES

Please Click Below to view Adopted Greene County Subdivision Ordinance

Greene County Subdivision Ordinance


ADOPTED June 5, 2017

Greene County Zoning Ordinance

Please Click Below to view Adopted Greene County Zoning Ordinance.

Greene County Zoning Ordinance

Greene County Zoning Map can be found on the GIS Webpage at: 

www.greenecountygis.com

 


 

SITE PLANS NOW REQUIRED FOR ALL NEW CONSTRUCTION

(PER GREENE COUNTY ZONING ORDINANCE, ADOPTED JUNE 5, 2017)

 


Greene County Policy and Procedure

for New Construction  

The purpose of this policy is to establish procedures necessary for new residential or commercial construction in Greene County.  This policy outlines the proper steps, directions, and required information for persons or entities looking to build or erect a structure in Greene County.  This policy outlines all the necessary permits and applications needed for this process. The intent of this policy is to make the procedure more efficient and to benefit persons or entities looking to develop in Greene County.                 

Please Click Link Below

Greene County New Construction Policy and Procedure


Greene County Ordinances

Please Click Link Below: (Then select "VIEW CODE")

http://www.amlegal.com/codes/client/greene-county_nc/


Greene County Solar Energy Facility Ordinance

Please Click Link Below:

Greene County Solar Farm Ordinance


Greene County Addressing Ordinance

Please Click Link Below

Greene County Addressing Ordinance


Greene County Stormwater Ordinance

Please Click Link Below

Greene County Stormwater Ordinance


 

Greene County GIS Mapping

Please clink on link below to be directed to Greene County GIS.

http://www.greenecountygis.com


Contact Information

Brandon J. Sutton
County Planner/Zoning Administrator/GIS Coordinator
Email:  brandon.sutton@greenecountync.gov

 

Daniel Grant
GIS Technician/Planning Assistant
Email:  daniel.grant@greenecountync.gov
 
Phone:   252-747-4398
Fax:       252-747-5067