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Planning and Land Use

Planning and Land Use

Jeff Watkins
Director of Planning and Land Use
(678) 493-6107

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1130 Bluffs Parkway
Canton, GA 30114

Hours: M-F, 8-5
tel: 678-493-6101
fax: (678) 493-6111

News and Events

Tonight's Waleska Workshop has been rescheduled to September 21, 2017 at 6:30pm.  Please see the flyer below or www.engagecherokeega.com for more details....

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The public hearing for Longleaf Communities rezoning application has been postponed until the November 7 Planning Commission meeting contingent on the completion of the public participation meeting....

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EFFECTIVE IMMEDIATELY All Minor Subdivisions and Plats of Survey must be submitted electronically by a licensed land surveyor through the CityView Portal.  No E...

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Mission Statement

Planning is a coordinated, continuous and comprehensive process promoting the vision of the community by providing an environment for orderly growth and development, creating opportunity for business and commercial activity and protection of natural, historical and cultural resources.

The Department of Planning and Land Use serves as a resource on zoning, subdivision of property, development regulation and issues, population and socio-economic data, and similar material relating to the growth and development of Cherokee County. The Department is responsible for the Long Range and Current Planning activities providing a wide array of comprehensive planning and land use regulatory services to the interests of Cherokee County.

Department functions include:

  • Comprehensive Planning
  • Community Development Programs
  • Neighborhood and Area Plans
  • Intergovernmental Coordination and Policy Analysis
  • Zoning and Variance Case Administration
  • Interpretation, Enforcement and Amendments of Zoning Ordinance, Overlay District Regulations and Sign Control Ordinance
  • Permitting of Signage
  • Review and Approval of Land Subdivision Plats

How to contact the Planning Commission and the Zoning Board of Appeals:

Board members may be contacted concerning rezoning and variance cases.  This communication can either be in a letter or by email to PLUse@cherokeega.com

Letters should be mailed to: Cherokee County Planning and Land Use,  1130 Bluffs Parkway,  Canton, GA  30062

 
 
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