The Planning and Development Department is responsible for planning, permitting and code enforcement activities in the unincorporated portions of the County. The Office carries out these responsibilities through five major departmental functions:
Building Codes AdministrationIssues permits for all construction activity and placement of mobile homes.
Floodplain ManagementRegulates construction and mobile homes in flood hazard areas.
Land Use PlanningConducts long-range planning, land subdivision review and platting.
Zoning AdministrationIssues permits, reviews site plans and enforces the zoning ordinance.
Public NuisancesEnforces the controls on abandoned or dilapidated structures, junk vehicles and overgrown lots.
31 Klein Street, 3rd Floor, Harrelson Building
P.O. Box 98
Walterboro, SC 29488
Office Hours: Monday - Friday 8AM - 5PM
Planning and Development:
Zach Montgomery, Director, email@example.com
Theodore Reed, Chief Building Official, firstname.lastname@example.org
Karen Ulmer, Zoning & Floodplain Administrator, email@example.com