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.

 


Greene County Ordinances

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

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

 

 


SITE PLANS NOW REQUIRED FOR ALL NEW CONSTRUCTION

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


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


PROPOSED - Updated Greene County Subdivision Ordinance

Greene County is currently in the process of updating the current Subdivision Ordinance.  Below, please find the attached proposed version of the updated Subdivision Ordinance. This new Ordinance still follows the same requirements and procedures as our current ordinance however, it has been updated to show current General Statutes and has been made easier to follow.  Please feel to click on the link below to view the proposed ordinance and if you have any questions, feel free to contact the Planning Office.  A copy of this proposed ordinance has been given to the Board of Commissioners as of January 17, 2018 for them to have time to review. Once the Commissioners have had adequate time to review the document, it will be brought to the Board of Commissioners for possible adoption. The date of this meeting will be announced once it has been set.

Please Click Link Below for Draft of Proposed Ordinance:

PROPOSED UPDATED Greene County Subdivision Ordinance

 


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.                 

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Greene County New Construction Policy and Procedure


Subdivision Amendments

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/Data/Sites/1/media/departments/planning/ordinance-amendments-151.23-and-151.24.pdf


Greene County Solar Energy Facility Ordinance

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Greene County Solar Farm Ordinance


Greene County Addressing Ordinance

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Greene County Addressing Ordinance


Greene County Stormwater Ordinance

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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/GIS Coordinator

Email:  brandon.sutton@greenecountync.gov
Phone:   252-747-4398
Fax:       252-747-5067