The Pitt County Board of Commissioners will hold a public hearing on Monday, November 18, 2019 at or after 6:00 p.m. regarding proposed amendments to the Pitt County Zoning Ordinance. This hearing will be held in the Eugene James Auditorium on the second floor of the County Administration Building located at 1717 W. 5th Street, Greenville, NC.
The proposed amendments to the Pitt County Zoning Ordinance have been initiated by the Pitt County Planning Department for the purpose of implementing the Southwest Bypass Land Use Plan, which was adopted on October 15, 2018. The amendments are proposed to become effective on January 1, 2020 and include the following: (1) cluster development regulations; (2) creation of a Southwest Bypass Highway Corridor Overlay district; and (3) enhanced lighting standards for non-residential development.
The purpose of the public hearing is to gather public comment and input on the proposed amendments prior to consideration by the Board of County Commissioners. Those persons unable to attend the hearing may submit written questions or comments to the Clerk to the Board before the meeting. The mailing address is: Clerk to the Board, Pitt County, 1717 W. 5th Street, Greenville, NC 27834.