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Special Permit


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It is strongly encouraged that all applicants meet with Planning Staff to discuss their Special Permit application before submission.

I) Submission Requirements

  • Land Development Application (DOC or PDF)
  • Special Permit Submission Checklist
  • Fee Check: Categories 9-22 $800, all other Special Permits $500; additional Special Permit uses $300. If multiple uses are requested, a fee for each use is required.
  • 16 copies of a Statement of Justification including all information listed in the submission checklist.
  • 16 copies of plat showing conditions and proposed improvements
  • 16 copies of any photographs, documents or other supporting materials submitted
  • A traffic impact analysis (TIA) or a traffic assessment as per Section 301B of the Design Standards Manual.
  • CD containing individual PDFs of all submission materials - do not include any financial information (i.e. copy of checks or the fee calculation sheet)

II) Other Information

  • Special Permits require posting. Obtain posting and affidavit information here.
  • Special permit applications are acted upon by the Board of Zoning Appeals after the Board holds a public hearing. Filing deadlines for Special Permit applications are here.   Applications will only be docketed for the listed public hearing if they are complete. 

Date Last Modified: 06/08/2015


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