Current Interest Projects

Conditional District Rezoning Application – NC Highway 86 Cedar Grove TownshipVicinity Cedar Grove Twp (002)

  • Case Number: MA22-0003
  • Parcel ID: 9940-46-0359
  • Acreage: 7.05
  • Current Zoning: Agricultural Residential (AR)
  • Requested Zoning: Non-Residential Conditional (NR-CD)
  • Watershed: South Hyco Creek Protected
  • Township: Cedar Grove

The parcel is located within the Commercial Transition Activity Node as defined within the adopted 2030 Orange County Comprehensive Plan. The Commercial Transition Activity Node land is designates in the Comprehensive Plan asRezoning Application to NR-CD for PIN 9940460359 (002) being focused on designated road intersections with either a 10 – or 20 – year Transition Area that is appropriate for retail and other commercial uses.  


Timeline for Review:  The anticipated review schedule for this conditional rezoning application is as follows:

  • Neighborhood Information Meeting: September 13, 2022, located at the large meeting room at the Orange County Public Library.   137 W. Margaret Lane, Hillsborough, NC 27278.  
  • Planning Board Review and Recommendation: October 5, 2022

NOTE:  in accordance with Section 2.8.7 of the Unified Development Ordinance, notifications to property owners within 1,000 feet of the parcel requested for rezoning will be mailed by September 30, 2022.

  • Board of County Commissioners Public Hearing:  Earliest possible BOCC Public Hearing would be November 1, 2022.

NOTE:  in accordance with Section 2.8.7 of the Unified Development Ordinance, notifications to property owners within 1,000 feet of the parcel requested for rezoning will be mailed by October 17, 2022 

If you have general questions, please email staff at: planningapps@orangecountync.gov

Interested parties can access information on the project utilizing the Permit Information Portal (PIP) using this link here:  Click here to access our portal.  Simply enter the project case number (MA22-0003) in the ‘search’ screen and you will be able to access available document(s) and review status.   


The applicant submitted site plan is available here.


Conventional District Rezoning Application - Corner of White Cross Road and NC-54

This item was removed from consideration by the applicantRezoning Application for PIN 9749402351

  • Case Number:  MA22-0002
  • Parcel ID:  9749402351
  • Acreage:  4.83   
  • Current Zoning:  AR- Agricultural Residential (3.67 acres), and NC-2- Neighborhood Commercial (1.16 acres)
  • Requested Zoning:  NC-2- Neighborhood Commercial (1.19 acres), and LC-1- Local Commercial (2.48 acres) for the currently zoned AR- Agricultural Residential portion of the parcel.
  • Watershed:  Haw River Unprotected
  • Township:  Bingham

 The parcel is located within the Rural Neighborhood Activity Node as defined within the adopted 2030 Orange County Comprehensive Plan.  The Rural Neighborhood Activity Node is defined as land designated in the Comprehensive Plan that is focused on designated road intersections within a Rural or Agricultural Residential area that is appropriate for small-scale commercial uses.

 

TIMELINE FOR REVIEW:  The anticipated public review schedule for this conventional rezoning application is as follows: 

Planning Board Review and Recommendation:  August 3, 2022 
 
The Orange County Planning Board voted not to recommend this project to the Board of County Commissioners for approval. The agenda can be viewed by accessing the most recent agendas – click here
 
NOTE:  in accordance with Section 2.8.7 of the Unified Development Ordinance, notifications to property owners within 1,000 feet of the parcel requested for rezoning will be mailed by July 19, 2022.

 Board of County Commissioners Public Hearing:  This item is schedule to be heard on September 6, 2022

 
 
NOTE:  in accordance with Section 2.8.7 of the Unified Development Ordinance, notifications to property owners within 1,000 feet of the parcel requested for rezoning will be mailed by August 22, 2022 

 

 If you have general questions, please email staff at: planningapps@orangecountync.gov

 

Interested parties can access information on the project utilizing the Permit Information Portal (PIP) using this link here:  Click here to access our portal.  Simply enter the project case number (MA22-0002) in the ‘search’ screen and you will be able to access available document(s) and review status.   

 

A conventional rezoning application does not require submission of a site plan.  The general map is available for viewing here.   The applicant submitted site plan is available here.



 Zoning Compliance Permit and Site Plan Review – Efland Industrial

  • Case Number: SPR21-0006
  • Parcel ID: 9854161576 and 9854363711
  • Acreage:  Approximately 100 acres
  • Zoning: Office, Research and Manufacturing (ORM); Major Transportation Corridor (MTC) Overlay District; and Efland Interstate Overlay District
  • Watershed: Upper Eno Protected Watershed Protection Overlay
  • Township: Cheeks                   

On September 15, 2021, staff accepted a non-residential Zoning Compliance Permit (ZCP) application and site plan proposing the development of the Efland Industrial Park.   The project was assigned case number SPR21-0006.

Development involves two parcels of property totaling approximately 100 acres in the Cheeks Township of the County, further identified utilizing Orange County Parcel Identification Numbers (PINs) 9854161576 and 9854363711: