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All Building Inspections, Permits, etc. are all handled by the Montgomery County Inspections Department. Please follow this link to the Montgomery County Inspections Page for additional information. http://www.montgomerycountync.com/inspections.


Zoning Ordinances Newly Adopted

Please click the following link to read the code of ordinances.

Article 1: Purpose and Authority, Official Zoning Map

Article 2: General Standards & Specifications

Article 3: Definitions, Abbreviations & Symbols

Article 4: Planning Board & Board of Adjustment

Article 5: Amendments - Development Ordinance & Zoning Map

Article 6: Variances & Administrative Appeals

Article 7: Permits & Procedures (including certifications)

Article 8: Districts (including Table of Uses 8.1)

Article 8: Table 8.1- Table Uses -Section 1 General Uses

Article 8: Table 8.1- Table Uses -Section 2 Manufacturing

Article 8: Table 8.1- Table Uses -Section 3 Wholesale

Article 9: Building & Lot Type Standards & Specifications

Article 10: Uses with Additional Standards & Special Uses

Article 11: Landscape Requirements & Tree Protection

Article 12: Off-street Parking, Stacking, & Loading Areas

Article 13: Streets

Article 14: Flexible Development Standards

Article 15: Special Events & Temporary Structures

Article 16: Subdivisions

Article 17: Sign Regulations

Article 18: Flood Damage Prevention

Article 19: Watershed Protection

Article 20: Soil Erosion & Sedimentation Control

Article 21: Open Space

Article 22: Non-Conformities

Article 23: Administration & Enforcement

Biscoe Statement of Consistency

Biscoe Rules of Procedure

Biscoe Technical Standards & Specifications Manual

Biscoe BDO Amendment Flow Charts

Biscoe Zoning Map Adopted 5-10-2021

Biscoe Notice (Expanded Published Notice per N. C. G. S. 160 D-602(b)

Game Room Sweepstakes Zoning

Zoning Permit Application


Biscoe Planning Board Members

Johnie Harris, Chairman

Jimmy Patterson, Vice Chairman

Elsa De Los Angeles, Member

Ryan Leach, Member

Sabrena C. Moore, Member

Kellee Johnson, Member

Mary Anderson, Member

Laura A. Jordan, NCCMC, Deputy Clerk/Planning Board Secretary


Board meetings are held the 3rd Monday of each month at 5 pm. The following is a listing of upcoming meetings:


November 16, 2020

December 21, 2020

January 18, 2021 (Holiday and subject to change)

February 15, 2021

March 15, 2021

April 19, 2021

May 17, 2021

June 21, 2021

July 19, 2021

NEW Zoning Map

Adopted May 10, 2021

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Zoning Compliance Permit

Historical Zoning Maps

Please follow this link to the Historic Town of Biscoe’s Zoning Ordinance.

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Powell Bill

The Powell Bill is codified in N.C.G.S. 136-41.1 through N.C.G.S. 136-41.4


N.C.G.S. 136-41.3 provides, in part: “the funds allocated to cities and towns under the provisions of G.S. 136-41.2 shall be expended by said cities and towns primarily for resurfacing of streets within the corporate limits of the municipality but may be used for the purposes of maintaining, repairing, constructing, reconstructing or widening of any street or public thoroughfare including bridges, drainage, curb and gutter, and other necessary appurtenances within the corporate limits of the municipality or for meeting the municipality's proportionate share of assessments levied for such purposes, or for the planning, construction and maintenance of bikeways, greenways or sidewalks.”



To learn more about the Powell BIll, click here




Fax: 910.428.2419


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Code Enforcement/Planning & Zoning/Powell Bill
Code Enforcement/Planning & Zoning/Powell Bill