The Chatham County - Savannah Metropolitan Planning Commission (MPC) is happy to announce that the 2016 Comprehensive Plan has been adopted, following unanimous votes by the Savannah City Council and the Chatham County Commission.
Community input was used in preparing the Comprehensive Plan including information from the Chatham Community Blueprint.
The Comprehensive Plan covers a wide range of topics for the community including: Economic Development, Land Use, Transportation, Housing, Community Health, Education, Public Safety, Natural Resources and Historic & Cultural Resources. The Comprehensive Plan is available for review.
MPC and HDBR Seek Public Comments on Proposed Revisions to the Savannah Historic District Ordinance (Section 8-3030)
The Metropolitan Planning Commission and Historic District Board of Review are seeking public comments on proposed revisions to the Savannah Historic District Ordinance. There will be an Open House on March 21st from 3:00 to 5:00 PM in the Mendonsa Hearing Room at 112 East State Street.
The Historic District Board of Review will hold a Special Called meeting on March 28th at 2:00 to review and receive additional public comments. More information is available concerning these proposed revisions.
The Chatham County-Savannah Metropolitan Planning Commission (MPC) seeks a Planner to join a team of professionals responsible for reviewing land development proposals including site plans, subdivisions, and zoning petitions.
This position is Open until filled.
Effective January 1, 2017, the Georgia Superior Clerks' Cooperative Authority will implement an updated process that will mandate changes in the current plat recording procedures. MPC has implemented an updated Plat Recording Process.
The City of Savannah Zoning Board of Appeals meets on Mar 22 at 10:00 am in the Arthur A. Mendonsa Hearing Room
The Chatham County Zoning Board of Appeals meets on Mar 27 at 9:00 am in the Arthur A. Mendonsa Hearing Room
The Planning Commission meets on Apr 3 at 1:30 pm in the Arthur A. Mendonsa Hearing Room
The Savannah-Chatham County Historic Site & Monument Commission meets on Apr 5 at 4:00 pm in the Arthur A. Mendonsa Hearing Room
The Savannah Historic District Board of Review meets on Apr 11 at 1:00 pm in the Arthur A. Mendonsa Hearing Room
Chatham County has eight districts (Overview 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8) and the City of Savannah has six districts (Overview 1 2 3 4 5 6). You can view them in printable pdf format from the preceding links, or interactively in the SAGIS map viewer. Check it out.