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Florence County Planning: Virtual Meetings

To maintain social distancing, the July 27, 2021 meeting of the Florence County Planning commission is also available as an online webinar, using the GoToWebinar application. Citizens with interest in speaking for public hearings are encouraged to register for this webinar so that they may call in to listen and speak at the appropriate time. In order to speak, you will need to connect to this meeting using your smart device (phone, tablet, etc) or from a laptop or desktop PC equipped with a microphone. A call in option via regular phone number is available, but is long distance and charges may apply.

Instructions on how to register and join this webinar can be found here.

The link to register to join the July 27, 2021 Planning Commission meeting is available here

As always, the meeting will also be streamed live for those who simply wish to watch rather than comment.

Florence County Planning Department

The Florence County Planning Department updates and implements the comprehensive plan, zoning ordinance, transportation plans, land development ordinance and international building and residential codes that help shape the growth and character of Florence County communities. We encourage you to become involved with the public participation process.

From this site you can:

  • Review and comment on upcoming plans
  • Find upcoming and search archives from public meetings
  • Find permit applications and requirements
  • Access maps

Consolidated Zoning Ordinance

As of January 2, 2007, the Florence County Planning Department has enforced the Consolidated Zoning Ordinance Section 8.6 Filing Application Fees which will set the summary plat approval fee to $25.00. If you have any questions, please don’t hesitate to contact Derrick Singletary with Florence County Planning Department at (843)-676-8600 or toll-free at (866)-258-9232

Comprehensive Plan

The Florence County Planning Commission conducted a review of the Comprehensive Plan in early 2017. Upon completion of the review, the plan was adopted at the Planning Commission meeting in June, 2017. Follow the link below for access to the Comprehensive Plan.

Florence County Comprehensive Plan