Planning & Zoning Department
The function of the Planning Department is to prepare and/or revise, update, enforce and interpret development ordinances and regulations including, but not limited to the following:
- Zoning ordinance
- Land Use Plan
- Subdivision regulations
- Processing of plans for permits and public hearings
- Performance of inspections and code enforcement
- Staff support to the Planning Commission and Board of Adjustments.
- Maintenance and updating of the official zoning and land use maps
- Union County GoMaps 4.0
For Current Zoning Cases click here
Frequently Asked Questions
How do I apply for a permit to build a shed on my property?
Depending on the size of the shed or accessory structure a zoning or a building permit is required. Permitting information can be obtained at Mecklenburg County Land Use & Environmental Services Agency (LUESA) at (704) 814-0592. Mecklenburg County