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Ad Hoc Subcomittee

The Ad Hoc Subcommittee has completed its review of residential zoning densities and forward its recommendations to the Planning Board.

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East Flat Rock Community Plan

The Draft Plan is completed and available for public input. Click Here to View More Information.

NCDOT Projects of Interest

Click on the project below for a link to the map on the proposed improvements.

   I-26 Widening

   Balfour Parkway

   Kanuga Road

   US 64W

   White Street

   Highland Lake Road


Our Mission: Plan growth to sustain and Enhance the quality of life.

The purpose of the Henderson County Planning Department is to provide staff support and technical assistance to the Henderson County Board of Commissioners, Planning Board, Technical Review Committee, Transportation Advisory Committee, Historical Resources Commission, Zoning Board of Adjustment, and Environmental Advisory Committee. Planning staff also works with and assists other County Departments, governmental agencies, public officials, and the public. The Planning Director reports directly to the County Manager. Please click here for the most recent Henderson County Profile of Statistical Information.

The Planning Department, under the direction of the Board of Comissioners and supervision of the County Manager's Office:

  1. Conducts studies and develops plans containing recommendations for the future development of the County;
  2. Prepares ordinances intented to protect the public health, safety and welfare;
  3. Administers regulations regarding the subdivision of land; and
  4. Assists the public with questions on land use matters.

Any questions or comments about this site should be directed to planning@hendersoncountync.org.