Planning & Zoning
PLANNING
The Planning Commission serves as an advisory board to the Charlotte County Board of Supervisors & is responsible for updating the county's comprehensive plan, reviewing county land use ordinances and evaluating various land use applications.  The Planning Commission meets on the fourth Tuesday of the month at the County Administration Office (250 LeGrande Avenue, Suite A, Charlotte Court House.) Meetings are held at 7:30 pm from March through October.  All other months, meetings begin at 7:00 pm.

MEETING INFORMATION

March 23, 2021 at 7:30 PM - Meeting Packet
March 23, 2021 at 7:30  PM - Meeting Packet Insert - Updated Solar Regulation Comparison


Meeting Audio Recordings

March 23, 2021

March 4, 2021

January 26, 2021

December 15, 2020

October 27, 2020

September 22, 2020

August 25, 2020

July 25, 2020 Meeting Audio was not recorded due to technical difficulties

June 23, 2020

May 28, 2020

April 28, 2020



PLANNING COMMISSION SPECIAL CALLED MEETINGS & WORK SESSIONS
The Charlotte County Planning Commission will hold a special called meeting in the conference room of the Charlotte County Administration Office, 250 LeGrande Avenue, Suite A, Charlotte Court House,VA, on Monday, April 12, 2021, immediately following the joint public hearing for Kerwin and Beverly Kunath's conditional use permit application. The purpose of this meeting is to consider the Kunath's application and prepare a recommendation on the application.  This meeting is open to the public. 
 
PLANNING COMMISSION PUBLIC HEARINGS
NOTICE OF JOINT PUBLIC HEARING
CONDITIONAL USE PERMIT APPLICATION

   The Charlotte County Board of Supervisors and the Charlotte County Planning Commission will conduct a joint public hearing on Monday, April 12, 2021 at 6:05 pm or as soon thereafter as possible, at the Charlotte County Administration Office, 250 LeGrande Avenue, Suite A, Charlotte Court House, VA.  The purpose of this hearing is to receive public comment regarding Kerwin and Beverly Kunath’s application for a conditional use permit for a barn-style event & wedding venue on property identified as Tax Map  #53-A-18B, located at 4475 Highway 59, Keysville, Virginia.  The Planning Commission will meet immediately following this hearing to consider the application, after which the Board of Supervisors may act on it.   

Due to COVID-19 restrictions, limited seating is available on a first come first serve basis.  Persons affected may present their views at the hearing or may provide comments in writing or on voicemail by calling 434-542-5118.  Written comments can be delivered to the Administration Office; mailed to PO Box 608, Charlotte Court House, VA, 23923; or emailed to publiccomments@charlottecountyva.gov and should identify the subject and the commenter’s name & address.  The hearing will also be live-streamed.  Application details and livestream access information can be obtained in the County Administration Office at the above address during business hours or by calling (434) 542-5117.  
 
PLANNING COMMISSION MEMBERS
DISTRICT REPRESENTATIVE TERM EXPIRES
A - County Seat Andrew Carwile 12/31/23
B - Wylliesburg / Red Oak Deborah Haskins 12/31/21
C - Drakes Branch Kerwin Kunath 12/31/23
D - Keysville Kenny Howard 12/31/21
E - Cullen / Red House Cornell Goldman 12/31/23
F - Aspen / Phenix Clark Poindexter 12/31/22
G - Bacon / Saxe W.V. Nichols 12/31/23
     
Town of Drakes Branch Eugene Wells, Jr.  
Town of Keysville Jim Benn 12/31/24
Town of Charlotte Court House David Watkins, Jr.  
Town of Phenix Gladys Reid  
     
Representative of the Board of Supervisors Kay Pierantoni  

ZONING
Charlotte County's Zoning Administrator works with the Planning Commission and the Board of Zoning Appeals to promote the health, safety, convenience and general welfare of the public through orderly development in the County. Responsibilities of the Zoning Administrator include providing technical assistance to  citizens and businesses and reviewing zoning permit applications, property divisions and subdivision plats to ensure they meet the requirements of all local ordinances.  County Administrator Dan Witt serves as the County's Zoning Administrator

ZONING PERMIT APPLICATIONS, ORDINANCES AND PLANNING DOCUMENTS


Zoning Application
Conditional Use Permit Application
Zoning Ordinance
Subdivision Ordinance
Comprehensive Plan
Building Permit Application (See our Permit webpage for more information)
Water Protection