Harnett County,
North Carolina

Development Services 


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The Development Services Department includes the following sections: Planning, Central Permitting, and Inspections. Our mission is the preservation and promotion of the quality of life for all residents of Harnett County through proper planning, land use, and construction practices. Planning regulates and enforces the following for Harnett County: The Harnett County Unified Deveolpment Ordinance which contains Zoning Regulations, Subdivision Regulations, Communication Tower Regulations, Manufactured Home Park Regulations, Flood Damage Prevention Regulations, Water Supply Watershed Management and Protection Regulations, Historic Preservation Regulations, and The Land Use Plan for the County. The Building Inspections Department enforces North Carolina State Building Codes.

Important Announcements
NCDOT To Host Public Drop In Sessions For Local SPOT Projects

Over the next two weeks NCDOT will host a series of public drop in meetings to gather comments on our SPOT (Strategic Planning Office of Transportation) projects. All meetings will be from 4:30 until 7:00 pm. They will have project maps and draft division tier local input point allocations on display.

7/7, 4:30 – 7
221 Lisbon Street, Clinton

7/12, 4:30 – 7
805 West Broad Street, Elizabethtown

7/14, 4:30 – 7
607 S. 13th Street, Lillington


Current Development Proposals & Meeting Dates

Click here for information on proposed subdivisions, rezonings, text amendments, conditional use permits, and more.

Resolution Precluding Firing Ranges or Pistol Pits as Agritourism Activities in Harnett County

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