The Land Use Plan is a general guide for development of land in Rutherford County. It provides general direction for county commissions and representatives to base decisions regarding growth and development.
Land Use Plan
The Subdivision Ordinance provides regulations for the division of land in Rutherford County.
Subdivision Plat Checklist
Application for Subdivisions
NC DOT Subdivision Road standards effective 7/1/06
The Mobile Home and RV Park Ordinance describes the regulations and requirements to develop a mobile home and recreational vehicle (RV) park.
Mobile Home and RV Park Ordinance
Application for Mobile Home and RV Park
Mobile Home and RV Park Requirements
The Watershed Protection Ordinance provides regulations for development in a public water supply watershed area.
Rutherford County Watersheds Map
Application for Watershed Permit
Appendix A: Application Form
The Flood Damage Prevention Ordinance describes the requirements pertaining to building inside the flood hazard boundary.
Flood Damage Prevention Ordinance
Flood Elevation Certificate & Instruction
Flood Plain Affidavit
The School Zone Protective Ordinance describes the protection required from certain industries seeking to be located near the county's schools.
School Zone Protective Ordinance