Planning & Zoning

The mission of the Richmond County Planning Department is to plan for growth and to protect the rights, health, safety and general welfare of the citizens of Richmond County.

The mechanism for implementing such recommendations and for insuring the County has controlled, balanced growth is through the development of planning ordinances and regulations.

The Richmond County Planning Board directs the planning staff in identifying needs and formulating policies for governing growth in Richmond County for the ultimate purpose of promoting the public health, safety and general welfare of its citizens.




PLANNING
The PZBOA(Planning/Zoning Board of Adjustments) public meetings are held in the Administrative Building located at 125 South Hancock Street, Rockingham NC. Meeting dates and times are posted below and subject to change. 

Application Submission Deadline    PZBOA Meeting Date
November 15, 2016   December 13, 2016
January 13, 2017   *February 6, 2017 (Monday)
February 15, 2017   March 14, 2017
March 15, 2017   April 11, 2017
April 13, 2017   May 9, 2017
May 15, 2017   June 13, 2017
June 15, 2017   July 11, 2017
July 14, 2017   August 8, 2017
August 15, 2017   September 12, 2017
September 15, 2017   October 10, 2017
October 15, 2017   November 14, 2017
No Submission Deadline   No December Meeting
December 15, 2017   January 9, 2018