Planning & Zoning

Notice

Beginning Monday, June 15, 2020, the Roanoke County Administration Center building will reopen to the public. Business may still be done by phone, email or online. We strongly encourage the public to make an appointment prior to visiting. Please contact us at (540) 772-2068 or email us at planning@roanokecountyva.gov. Roanoke County appreciates your patience with the implementation of temporary changes to County operations and services.

Function

The Planning Department helps shape our community by:

  • Informing citizens about land use and planning initiatives
  • Administering the zoning ordinance and land use codes
  • Preparing planning studies for neighborhoods, community planning areas, transportation corridors, and other special study areas