Zoning Services


Zoning Enforcement

 

You may use The Asheville App to report or view the status of a variety of issues, including abandoned vehicles, short term vacation rentals, zoning code violations, and more. Please read the Terms of Service before posting to the app.

 


Zoning Verification Letters

 

A Zoning Verification Letter may be requested for any property within the City of Asheville by submitting an application with payment to the Planning and Urban Design Department.

 

Zoning Verification Letters include:

 

  • Property Address
  • Parcel Identification Number (PIN)
  • Current Zoning
  • Links to the Unified Development Ordinance (UDO)
  • MapAsheville (Zoning Map) Link
  • Overlay District
  • Variances
  • Conditional Use Permits
  • Zoning Violations

 

Zoning Verification Letter Application

 


Contact

 

Marie Biddix

828-259-5856

 

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