Chatham County - Savannah Metropolitan Planning Commission

We are the bridge between Chatham County, metropolitan Savannah, and our neighboring low-country communities. We are privileged to work with our governmental partners at all levels to responsibly balance growth and development while preserving our unique natural and historic treasures. Through collaboration and uniting urban planning, development, transportation, zoning, historic preservation, and natural resource planning, we live our motto:

Planning the Future, Respecting the Past.


October's Virtual and Hybrid Meetings

Please register for the upcoming virtual and/or hybrid meetings. After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the webinar and/or attending in person.

October 21, 2020 - 10:00 am
October 22, 2020 - 10:00 am
Savannah Zoning Board of Appeals
October 27, 2020 - 09:00 am
Chatham County Zoning Board of Appeals
October 28, 2020 - 2:30 pm
Historic Preservation Commission
October 28, 2020 - 3:00 pm
Historic Preservation Commission

Business Opportunities

Qualified vendors are invited to submit sealed proposals for the furnishing of SR 307 Corridor Study and SR 21 Access Management Study.

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Cuyler-Brownville Historic Resources Survey

The Cuyler-Brownville neighborhood was originally developed in the mid-19th century for freed slaves and survives as one of the most intact and continuously occupied African-American neighborhoods in Savannah. The Cuyler-Brownville Neighborhood Historic Resources Survey was conducted as part of an ongoing city-wide preservation planning initiative. The survey identifies all historically significant buildings, structures, and sites within the Cuyler-Brownville Neighborhood.

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Census 2020

The 2020 Census is more than a population count. Census results have an impact on planning and funding for everything from health clinics to disaster response, and so much more. Find out more about the 2020 Census and how you can help shape the future of your community at:

Newsletter and Special Publications
MPC Summer Newsletter

MPC's 2019 Annual Report

MPC 2019 Annual Report

MPC's Adventure Book

MPC's Adventure Book

Mobility 2045

The Coastal Region (CORE) Metropolitan Planning Organization (MPO) has just adopted the region's Metropolitan Transportation Plan (MTP), for the Savannah metropolitan area.

The MTP is a comprehensive “blueprint” for area transportation services aimed at meeting mobility needs through the next 20+ years.

The Plan includes $1.8 billion in transportation improvements for the region over the next 25+ years.

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