Planning & Development Department
The Yadkin County Planning and Development Department is responsible for managing all matters relating to the physical development of land in rural Yadkin County. Specifically, Planning and Development oversees a number of community development activities as well as the administration and enforcement of many county development regulations, including: subdivision and zoning administration, comprehensive planning, flood damage prevention, and watershed protection.
The Planning and Development Department serves the Planning Board, Board of Adjustment, Watershed Review Board, Land Use Committee, and Technical Coordinating Committee for the Northwest Piedmont Rural Planning Organization. This department also serves in presenting planning and development related issues to the Board of County Commissioners.