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Project News

Planning Board Work Session on SUP Amendment 9/29/2016

NOTICE OF WORK SESSION NEW HANOVER COUNTY PLANNING BOARD SEPTEMBER … Read More »

Community Meeting Notice 10/10/16 – 5200 Block of Carolina Beach Road

A community meeting has been scheduled for a potential rezoning … Read More »

Community Meeting Notice 9/29/2016

A community meeting has been scheduled for a potential rezoning … Read More »

Upcoming Events

Sep
29
Thu
Planning Board Work Session on SUP Text
Sep 29 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm

NOTICE OF WORK SESSION
NEW HANOVER COUNTY PLANNING BOARD
SEPTEMBER 29 , 2016

The New Hanover County Planning Board will hold a work session on Thursday, September 29, 2016 beginning at 3:00 p.m. or thereafter in Finance Conference Room 500 of the New Hanover County Government Center, 230 Government Center Drive, Wilmington, NC to discuss the following:

Item 1: Zoning Ordinance Amendment Request (A-425, 9/16) – Request by Planning Staff to amend Zoning Ordinance Section 70, Section 71, Section 23, and Section 50 regarding Special Use Permit Requirements and the Table of Permitted Uses.

Agenda

Work session packet can be viewed here

Additional information may be obtained at (910) 798-7165 or at the Planning & Inspections Department, 230 Government Center Drive, Suite 110, Wilmington, NC 28403. All interested citizens are invited to attend.

Oct
3
Mon
Board of Commissioners Regular Meeting
Oct 3 @ 4:00 pm
Oct
6
Thu
Planning Board Meeting
Oct 6 @ 6:00 pm

Click Here to view Planning Board Schedule

Click Here to view Planning Board agenda packets and minutes

Oct
12
Wed
Technical Review Committee Meeting
Oct 12 @ 2:00 pm

Click Here to view TRC Agenda Packets & Reports

Click Here to view the TRC meeting schedule


For more information please contact Sam Burgess (910) 798-7441 or Benjamin Andrea (910) 798-7571

230 Government Center Drive, Suite 110 • Wilmington, NC 28403
Planning & Zoning: Phone 910-798-7165 • Fax 910-798-7053
Inspections: Phone 910-798-7308 • Fax 910-798-7060