Bladen County North Carolina


Planning Department

Our mission is to provide planning services that encourage orderly growth and development which will protect and preserve our natural resources, enhance the quality of life for our citizens, and promote opportunities for economic prosperity.

The Planning Staff and Planning Board develop and enforce ordinances and land use regulations that have been approved by the County Commissioners. The Bladen County Planning Board meets the third Tuesday of each month at 7 p.m. (effective October 10, 2006) at the Powell Melvin Agriculture Building in Elizabethtown.

For more information or to request forms and applications contact the office.

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Greg Elkins, Planning Director

450 Smith Circle Drive

PO Box 2336

Elizabethtown, NC 28337

Phone 910-862-6745
Fax 910-862-6932
Monday - Friday 8:30 am - 5:00 pm


Bladen County Code of Ordinances