Planning Department

For Planning Department Inquiries, Call:
919-934-2116
Ext. 1101

Planning Department

 

The Planning Department provides services and staffing to a number of different constituencies within the community. These constituencies include:
  • City Council and its members
  • Planning and Zoning Board
  • Historic Preservation Commission
  • Board of Adjustment
  • Appearance Commission
  • Residents, businesses, and property owners

 

Within these services, the Department assists property owners, residents, businesses, and development interests in interpreting the town's regulations and requirements for land use in this community related to:

 

Within these services, the Department assists property owners, residents, businesses, and development interests ?in interpreting the town's regulations and requirements for land use in this community related to:
  • enforcement of ordinances, regulations, and requirements relating to land use and site planning to ensure environmental protection, preserve community character, and promote best development practices as were intended by their creation
  • administration of the process for changes in a parcel's zoning
  • government of all divisions of property, as well as requirements for their design and service, under the town's subdivision code
  • maintainenance of the town's GIS program and all official town maps
  • administistration of property maintenance requirements to ensure that existing land, buildings, and structures are maintained?at a minimum level, thereby guaranteeing the value of the improvement is preserved, and the surrounding neighborhood character is protected.

Building Inspections
All building permits and inspections for the Town of Smithfield are processed by the county. Contact Johnston County Building Inspections for more information.

Mailing Address:
P.O. Box 761, Smithfield, NC 27577
Physical Address:
350 East Market Street
Smithfield, NC 27577
Main Phone: 919-934-2116
Fax: 919-934-1134

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