The Planning and Zoning
Department administers the County’s Land Development Regulations and Zoning
Ordinance. The Department consists of three divisions: 1) Current
Planning, 2) Land Development, and 3) Long Range Planning. Additionally,
the Department works with various boards and commissions including the Planning
Commission and the Zoning Board of Appeals.
This website is designed to provide the user with information regarding the administration and enforcement of all planning, zoning and land development in the County. A substantial amount of information is contained by following the links throughout the website. For further assistance, please contact the Department at 843 915-5340.The County Administrator is assisted in this task by three Assistant Administrators, who oversee a staff of nearly 1700 department heads, supervisors and other county employees.