Planning and Zoning Commission

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The Cabarrus County Planning and Zoning Commission plays a vital role in the future development of Cabarrus County. It reviews subdivisions, assists with area plans and makes land-use decisions. The Commission serves as the Board of Adjustment by:

  • hearing appeals from the zoning enforcement office
  • granting special use permits and variances

The commission has 12 member. Seven representatives from the following areas:

  • Concord
  • Central
  • Eastern
  • Harrisburg
  • Kannapolis
  • Midland
  • Northwest

Members also include two at-large representatives and three alternate members.

Appointments are for three-year terms.