This ordinance disallows any activity, situation, structure or land use that poses a threat to water quality and public health, safety and welfare within the designated Water Supply Watershed (Cathey's Creek) mapped below.

Watershed Protection Ordinance

Watershed Development Permit Application

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The Transylvania County Planning Board has reviewed the adopted Watershed Protection Ordinance and have recommended a number of changes that can be seen in the draft ordinance available here. The draft map is available here