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Posted by Transylvania County on May 20, 2021

Transylvania County Ordinance Amendments for North Carolina General Statute 160D Local Planning and Development Regulations

Notice is hereby given that the Transylvania County Board of Commissioners will hold a public hearing during a regular meeting on Monday, June 14, 2021 at 4:00 p.m. in Commissioners Chambers at the Transylvania County Administration Building, located at 101 S. Broad St., Brevard, NC.

In 2019, the North Carolina General Assembly adopted a reorganization of the State’s Planning and Development Regulation statutes. To conform to this new statutory framework, Transylvania County’s development ordinances must be updated.

As a result, the Transylvania County Board of Commissioners will conduct a public hearing to receive public comments on the proposed text amendments to Transylvania County’s Planning and Development Ordinances to comply with North Carolina General Statute 160D. The public may view the proposed updated ordinances by visiting the following website: In addition, the proposed updated ordinances can be reviewed at the Transylvania County Planning and Community Development Department, located at 106 E. Morgan St., Suite 207, Brevard, NC (Community Services Building), during regular working hours, 8:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m., Monday through Friday. Questions may be directed to Allen McNeill, Planning and Community Development Director at (828) 884-3205 or All interested citizens will have the opportunity to give input on the text amendments.

All meetings of the Board of Commissioners are open to the public in accordance with NC Open Meetings Law. The meeting facilities are handicap accessible and anyone requiring special assistance should contact the Clerk to the Board at (828) 884-1936 as soon as possible.