Robert Bell, Chairman
Willie Perry, Vice-Chairman
Planning Board Meetings
The Planning Board holds regular meetings on the fourth Thursday of each month at 5:30 pm; special meetings may be called as deemed necessary. Meetings are held in the Conference Room at the Department of Planning and Inspections located at 2828 Neuse Blvd., New Bern, North Carolina. Agendas and minutes of previous meetings are available upon request.
Please refer to the Plan Review Schedule, which is consistent with the requirements set forth in the Craven County Subdivision and Mobile Home Park Ordinances. All subdivision and mobile home park plans must be received by the Craven County Planning and Inspections Department fifteen (15) days prior to the Planning Board meeting at which it will be reviewed.
All plats submitted for approval must be in the following numbers and form:
|Preliminary Plats||......||Seven (7) paper copies*|
|Final Plats||......||One (1) Mylar, and Seven (7)
|Mobile Home Park Plats||......||Four (4) paper copies*|
*additional paper copies may need to be sent to other agencies, and will be requested as needed by the department.
A letter of credit or bond is required for any improvements that have not been installed at the time of approval.
All final plats approved by the Planning Board & Board of Commissioners are subject to a fee of $10 per lot or $50 (whichever is greater). These final plats must be recorded at the register of deeds within ninety (90) days of the Board of Commissioners approval or they will expire.
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The year of celebration marking Craven County’s 300th Anniversary is coming to an end, but the website is not. As we move forward into the next 100 years, it will be used to share information gathered during 2012 and to help further the knowledge of citizens and visitors about the county. Please continue to visit the site to view ongoing developments.