The Planning and Zoning Department provides assistance to citizens, developers, and the general public regarding planning, development, zoning, code enforcement, and stormwater matters in addition to serving as staff for the Planning Board and Board of Adjustment.
Codes & Ordinances
The purpose of the Land Development Ordinance (LDO) is to protect the health, safety and general welfare of the citizens of the Town of Butner. This document regulates the use and development of all land within the corporate limits of the Town and the Extraterritorial Jurisdiction (ETJ).
The Municipal Code of Ordinances contain the laws for the Town of Butner, established by the Town Council. Applicable to all events, properties and uses within the Town Limits, these laws are regulated and enforced by the Town, and enforced by Butner Public Safety.
Land Use Planning
2020 Land Use Plan
This is a comprehensive plan that directs future growth for Butner for the next 5-10 years.
Gateway Small Area Plan
This Plan directs future development of approximately 400 acres located along I-85 between Exit 189/Gate Two Road and Exit 191/NC-56.