CHATHAM COUNTY - SAVANNAH
METROPOLITAN PLANNING COMMISSION

Melanie Wilson, Executive Director

Development Services

Marcus Lotson, Director

The principal role of the Development Services department is to conduct reviews of site development plans, subdivision plats, zoning map and text amendments, special use requests and other current and future planning related activities. Development Services staff serves the Planning Commission (MPC Board), as well as the Chatham County Zoning Board of Appeals and the City of Savannah Zoning Board of Appeals.

Additionally, staff is available to assist the development community and the general public in a pre - application advisory role. Questions regarding the application process for various reviews and how reviews are administered can be addressed by the department.