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Florence County Comprehensive Plan Community Outreach Event

The Florence County Planning Department will be hosting a community outreach event as part of their comprehensive plan update process. This event will be a “drop in” style event. Members of the public are encouraged to attend the event at the time that is most convenient for them. Details for this event are as follows:

Florence County Comprehensive Plan Community Outreach Event
Stukes Meeting Room, Florence County Library
509 S. Dargan Street, Florence, SC 29506
November 30, 2021 3:00pm-6:00pm

This event will provide an opportunity for members of the public to meet with planning staff and learn more about the process of updating the comprehensive plan. It will also be a time for the public to provide input in the process. The event will consist of various interactive stations designed to allow members of the public to provide feedback to the planning staff.

For more information, please contact the Florence County Planning and Building Department at 843.676.8600 or visit us at 518 S. Irby St, Florence, SC 29501


Florence County Planning Department

The Florence County Planning Department updates and implements the comprehensive plan, zoning ordinance, transportation plans, land development ordinance and international building and residential codes that help shape the growth and character of Florence County communities. We encourage you to become involved with the public participation process.

From this site you can:

  • Review and comment on upcoming plans
  • Find upcoming and search archives from public meetings
  • Find permit applications and requirements
  • Access maps

Consolidated Zoning Ordinance

As of January 2, 2007, the Florence County Planning Department has enforced the Consolidated Zoning Ordinance Section 8.6 Filing Application Fees which will set the summary plat approval fee to $25.00. If you have any questions, please don’t hesitate to contact Derrick Singletary with Florence County Planning Department at (843)-676-8600 or toll-free at (866)-258-9232

Comprehensive Plan

The Florence County Planning Commission conducted a review of the Comprehensive Plan in early 2017. Upon completion of the review, the plan was adopted at the Planning Commission meeting in June, 2017. Follow the link below for access to the Comprehensive Plan.

Florence County Comprehensive Plan