In an effort to provide even better service to the development community, the Town of Garner has launched a Development Services Update newsletter. In the inaugural edition, we highlight changes to the Town's Water/Sewer Allocation Policy. Please click the image below to read the inaugural edition of the newsletter.
Welcome to the Town of Garner Planning Department.
The Planning Department is involved in the preparation for Garner's future growth with the Comprehensive Growth Plan, Unified Development Ordinance-UDO (planning code), Transportation plans, Enhancement Projects, and the protection of open space.
What We Do: We review site and subdivision plans, and rezoning proposals. We also review the following types of planning applications:
- Master Sign Plans, Sign Permits (Permanent and Temporary)
- Plats (Exemptions, Minor and Final)
- Zoning Compliance Permits: General Use, Home Occupation Permits, Accessory Building (maximum of 12 feet in any dimension) and Fence Permits
Fair Housing Act-Ordinance for Reasonable Accommodation:
On December 21, 2010, the Town of Garner Town Council adopted procedures regarding requests for reasonable accommodation under the Fair Housing Act within the Town of Garner and its planning jurisdiction. The text amendment ordinance can be found at the following link http://www.garnernc.gov/Publications/Planning/Fair Housing Ordinance.pdf
All persons interested in or affected by the above ordinance are invited to inquire with the Town of Garner Planning Department at 919-773-4449 for the application procedures or general information. Additional information is available during regular office hours from the Planning Department at Garner Town Hall.
We are located at 900 7th Avenue, Building B, Garner, NC 27529.
We are open from 8 a.m. until 5 p.m. Monday through Friday
(excluding major holidays).
Planning Department Town of Garner
900 Seventh Ave. Garner, NC 27529
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