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Current Interest Projects

Planning Projects (under review/consideration):

  • 2030 Comprehensive Plan Future Land Use Map and Zoning Atlas Amendments 

    Assignment of County land use classification and zoning to properties removed from the Town of Hillsborough Extraterritorial Jurisdiction (ETJ).  This item is to be reviewed at the September 8, 2014 quarterly public hearing.  The ETJ is an area outside of the Town’s corporate limits but within which the town exercises its zoning and planning authority.


  • Class A Special Use Permit Development of a public utility solar array on 2 parcels of property along Mt. Sinai Road and Cascade Drive.  This item is scheduled to be reviewed at the May 27, 2014 quarterly public hearing. Application and Site Plan


  • Pleasant Green Woods Phase IV

An application for a Major Subdivision Concept Plan, Pleasant Green Woods Phase IV, is being reviewed by the Planning Department and is scheduled for the February 5th, 2014 Planning Board meeting. The subdivision is proposed by Drees Homes on a 36 acre parcel with a parcel Identification Number of 9893-87-9972. Vicinity map showing the parent parcel

The subdivision proposes 16 lots utilizing a public road. Click here for the Site Analysis Map showing primary conservation areas, secondary conservation areas, slopes, and suitable soils. This sheet does not show the proposed lot layout. The Site Plan, shows the proposed lot layout including streets, open space, and recreation space.


NOTE: When a project is no longer considered current because of being completed, adopted, suspended, etc., the documentation may be removed or moved to Documents.