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/ZONING BOARD OF ADJUSTMENTS
The PZBOA(Planning/Zoning Board of Adjustments) public meetings are held at the Richmond County Airport, 656 Airport Road Rockingham NC 28379 at 7PM. Meeting dates and times are posted below and subject to change. 

Application Submission Deadline    PZBOA Meeting Date Time  
December 15, 2017   January 9, 2018 7PM  
January 16, 2018   February 13, 2018 7PM  
February 15, 2018   March 13, 2018 7PM  
March 15, 2018   no meeting 7PM  
April 16, 2018   May 8, 2018 7PM  
May 15, 2018   June 12, 2018 7PM  
June 15, 2018   no meeting 7PM  
July 16, 2018   August 14,2018 7PM  
August 15, 2018   September 11,2018 7PM  
September 17,2018   October 9,2018 7PM  
October 15,2018   November 13,2018 7PM  
November 15, 2018   December 11, 2018 7PM