New Development

Responsibilities

The Engineering Department provides the following typical services for new development:

  • Preliminary and Construction Plan Review 

  • Inspections & Enforcement

  • Preconstruction Meeting Scheduling

    • To schedule a preconstruction meeting, contact Hannah Shaw at 919-552-1400. 
    • A preconstruction meeting is required prior to starting construction and/or initiating land disturbance activity. 
    • Preconstruction meetings are scheduled on Tuesdays at 10 or 11 AM. 
    • See TOFV Preconstruction Meeting Agenda for new development requirements during construction
  • Final Walkthrough Scheduling

    • To schedule a final walkthrough, call the Engineering Hotline at 919-552-3634.
  • Driveway Permits and Encroachment Agreements

    • For Driveway Permits and Encroachments on Town-Maintained Roads
      • Complete the TOFV Application for Building Permit (PDF) (Complete applicable information only)
      • Two copies of the plot plan. The plot plan must be drawn to scale and show the proposed driveway and/or encroachments into the Town right-of-way.
      • Application and plot plans shall be submitted to the Inspections Department for processing. 
      • Note: For Site Plans and Subdivision Plans for New Development, submit forms with the development review package to the Planning Department
    • For Driveway Permits and Encroachment Agreements on NCDOT-Maintained Roads:
      • Complete NCDOT required forms. For NCDOT questions, please contact NCDOT, Division 5, District 1
      • For Site Plans and Subdivision Plans for New Development, submit forms with development review package to the Planning Department
      • For encroachments not associated with development review, such as for dry utilities, please submit NCDOT forms and a plan for proposed encroachments to Hannah Shaw at hshaw@fuquay-varina.org.
      • Once driveway permits and encroachments are signed by the Town Engineering Director, they may be submitted to NCDOT. 

Documents for New Development

See the Document Downloads page for more detailed requirements and for required submittal documents.