Planning Department

The mission of the Fort Mill Planning Department is to ensure efficient, orderly, and sustainable development of the town’s built environment by faithfully executing the zoning, land use, and development policies adopted by Town Council.

The Planning Department seeks to facilitate economic development, enhance quality of life, protect natural resources, and balance the interests of private property owners and the community at large, in an effort to make Fort Mill the premier community in which to live, work, learn, and do business.

The Planning Department provides planning support, technical assistance, coordination, and advisory services on issues involving:

  • Zoning
  • Subdivisions
  • Annexation
  • Land Use Planning
  • Historic Preservation
  • Economic Development
  • Open Space Land Preservation
  • Downtown Redevelopment
  • Smart Growth