Planning and Parks

These regulations are designed to give you, the landowner, a sense of what in time may develop around you. They help ensure your property values are not decreased by something happening on a neighboring property.

Click HERE to view the adopted Comprehensive Plan and Maps.

Staff Contacts

828-465-8382
Email: ctimberlake@catawbacountync.gov

Provides for the overall long-range vitality of the County through professional level work in planning, directing and coordinating activities of the Planning, Parks & Development Department. The position partners with other County Department Heads, the County Manager, Assistant County Manager, County municipalities and various agencies/associations in the County to achieve goals established by the Board of Commissioners.

828-465-8297

Email: LLoCicero@catawbacountync.gov

Coordinator of the zoning regulations and reviews non-residential site plans. Responsible for developing, researching, preparing and maintaining public planning studies and programs. Involved in short and long range planning studies. Processes Rezoning applications.

828-465-8969

Email : mwhisnant@catawbacountync.gov

General planner assists public in general zoning questions, zoning permits and assists other planner with various other projects , plats and studies.

828-465-8381

Email: mgaughan@catawbacountync.gov

General planner assists public in general zoning questions, zoning permits and assists other planner with various other projects , plats and studies.

828-465-4614

Email: FDarnall@CatawbaCountyNC.gov

General planner assists public in general zoning questions, zoning permits and assists other planner with various other projects , plats and studies.

828-465-8380
Email: jroten@catawbacountync.gov

Contact person in the office and on the telephone for the Planning & Zoning Department. Recording Secretary to the Planning Board, Board of Adjustment and Subdivision Review Board.