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Zoning

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All public hearings are postponed through May 19, 2020 or until lifted by the Cherokee County Board of Commissioners. Also, the Cherokee County Administration Building is closed to the public. The purpose of these measures is to s

Posted: Mar-17-2020 | view story


Michael Chapman, AICP
Zoning Manager
(678) 493-6112

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Mission Statement

To promote the community vision by providing a process for orderly growth and development while protecting local resources in order to enrich the quality of life in Cherokee County.

To serve as a resource for residents, business owners, and decision makers on matters related to zoning and land use in order to build a successful and thriving community.

Responsibilities:

  • Rezonings
  • Special Use Permits
  • Modifications of Zoning Conditions
  • Variances and Appeals
  • Plan Review
  • Minor Subdivisions and Lot Combinations 
  • Sign Permits
  • Zoning Certifications
  • Zoning Ordinance Interpretation

Values:

  • Collaboration - We engage citizens, business leaders, and other agencies in planning.
  • Efficiency - We understand and respond to customer needs in a timely manner.
  • Fairness - We support an objective process that considers all points of view.
  • Respect - We ensure that all customers are treated with professional courtesy.
  • Transparency - We provide open and honest communication.
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