Planning and Zoning Department
The mission of the Departments of Planning and Zoning is to provide a healthy, pleasant environment for those who live, work and visit Jefferson County, by blending the unique natural and built resources of our community with quality, sustainable development that ensures responsible and sound growth. We are a knowledgeable, respectful, dedicated staff who welcome community based problem solving and public/private cooperation that assists the community in implementing standards which create a positive impact and achieves its ultimate vision.
Click Here to view the County Commission's redlined version of the draft Envision Jefferson 2035 Comprehensive Plan which was returned to the Planning Commission on 01-14-2015. The Planning Commission held a special meeting on 01-27-15 to review and discuss the County Commission's redlined version of the draft Plan. The memo sent to the Planning Commission with the draft Plan is available to review here. The Planning Commission will meet on 02-10-15 for possible action on the draft Plan.
The Future Land Use Guide is available to review here; however, please be advised that this is a large map and some browsers are unable to display the map. If you have trouble viewing, an 11 x 17 version is available here or you may come into the office of the Departments of Planning and Zoning to review the paper copy.
Click Here to view the Planning Commission's redlined version of the draft Envision Jefferson 2035 Comprehehsnvie Plan recommended to the County Commission on October 14, 2014.
The County Commission held a Public Hearing on November 6, 2014 at 7:00 PM to receive public comments on the draft Envision Jefferson 2035 Comprehensive Plan. The County Commission will meet on Thursday, December 11, 2014 at 9:30 a.m. to discuss public comments received. Click Here to review public comments packet.
For more information about Envision Jefferson 2035, please contact project staff either by email at email@example.com or by calling the Jefferson County Departments of Planning and Zoning at (304) 728-3228.
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