For the past few years, the Planning Dept. has been hard at work developing plans to move the Town forward. As one of the fastest growing towns in North Carolina, growth is inevitable but planning for it will help ensure that our Town maintains the quality of life attributes that make Fuquay-Varina such a desirable place to call home.
Our plans are designed to work together to shape the Town's future. View Adopted Plans.
The following services are provided by the Planning Department:
- Development services (site and subdivision plan review; zoning map and text amendment requests; and annexation petitions)
- Long-range planning (2035 Community Vision Land Use Plan; Town Center Plan; Community Transportation Plan; and Community Pedestrian Master Plan)
- Technical staff support for the Planning Board and the Board of Adjustment
- Transportation planning
Read more about development related and long-range plans adopted by the Town of Fuquay-Varina.Link to page
Answers to Common Questions
Fences, chickens, sheds and a variety of issues are discussed with answers to the most commonly asked planning questions by citizens.Link to page
Board of Adjustment
The Board of Adjustment serves as a quasi-judicial board to consider special exception, variance and appeal petitions.Link to page
Code of Ordinances
Review the Code of Ordinances for the Fuquay-Varina community.Link to page
Review Census and population information for the Fuquay-Varina community.Link to page
Development Approval Process
Understand the steps in the Development process.Link to page
Locate many useful Planning related documents.Link to page
Interactive Development Map
Get a bird's eye view of the planned and active developments in your community.Link to page
Land Development OrdinanceLink to page
Land Use PlanLink to page
Maps & GIS
Maps & GIS PageLink to page
The Planning Board serves as an advisory committee to the Town Board of Commissioners.Link to page
What’s Coming to Fuquay-Varina
Peruse a broad range of development projects planned for Fuquay-Varina.Link to page
Planning FAQsLink to page
Community Transportation Plan (CTP)
The Town is updating our community transportation plan (CTP). The CTP creates the Town's desired vision and steps for providing adequate transportation into the future.
View the DRAFT Community Transportation Plan Presentation.