Community Development

The Department of Community Development works with citizens, property owners, developers, builders, and other stakeholders to guide growth and development in Powhatan County.

The Department of Community Development is made up of:

Planning and Zoning       Building Inspections       Economic Development


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News & Updates:

  1. 2021 Comprehensive Plan Update
  2. Neighborhood Meetings

The Planning Commission is currently reviewing the Powhatan County Long-Range Comprehensive Plan. 


Board of Supervisors Workshops

During the Month of June, the Board of Supervisors will hold weekly workshops on the 2021 Comprehensive Plan Update. 

Meetings will take place on Wednesdays at 3:00 pm
in the Village Building Conference Room. 

Meeting Dates:

Wednesday, June 9, 2021 @ 3:00 pm

Wednesday, June 16, 2021  @ 3:00 pm 

Wednesday, June 23, 2021 @ 3:00 pm 

Wednesday, June 30, 2021 @ 3:00 pm

For more information, visit the following links:


2021 Comprehensive Plan Update Draft Text
(Planning Commission Recommendation)


Future Land Use Plan Interactive Web Map


Compare the Future Land Use Plan Maps


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