PLANNING

In accordance with S L 2019-111(Senate Bill 355) and S L 2020-25 (Senate Bill 720) effective July 1, 2021, all city and county land development regulations must be amended to reflect the changes set forth in the new consolidation Chapter 160D.  All proposed changes and revisions generally relate to function, process, and terminology of the various boards.  THERE ARE NO CHANGES TO THE USES ALLOWED IN EACH ZONING DISTRICT, NO CHANGE TO LAND DEVELOPMENT REGULATIONS, NO CHANGES TO SETBACK REQUIREMENTS, NO CHANGES TO TELECOMMUNICATION, BUFFERING OR LIGHTING REQUIREMENTS. Acting in an advisory capacity, the planning board must review all text amendments for plan consistency prior to presenting to the Board of Commissioners for a vote.