About Planning

The Planning Department is comprised of 3 employees and is responsible for:

  • Administering the zoning and subdivision ordinances

  • Code enforcement

  • Economic development activities

  • Administering economic development incentive grant programs

  • Coordination of development activities with other city departments

  • Recommending planning modifications and approvals

  • Short and long range city planning

Contact Us

  1. Jean Derby

    Planning Director


    Mark Carpenter

    Zoning Administrator


    Ashley Jones

    Planning Technician


    Planning Department

    Physical Address

    City Hall, 2nd Floor

    114 W Sycamore St.

    Lincolnton, NC 28092


    Mailing Address

    Attn: Planning & Development

    P.O. Drawer 617

    Lincolnton, NC 28093-0617

    Phone: 704-736-8930

    Fax: 704-736-8939

    Staff Directory