Community Development

The Department of Community Development works with citizens, property owners, developers, builders, and other stakeholders to guide growth and development in Powhatan County.

The Department of Community Development is made up of:

Planning and Zoning       Building Inspections       Economic Development

News & Updates:

  1. VDOT SMART SCALE Program
  2. Comprehensive Plan Update
  3. Neighborhood Meetings

Powhatan County has identified potential projects that could be eligible for funding through the VDOT SMART SCALE program. As these projects develop, details will be made available for review and comment.

Come learn more about these potential project proposals at the
Powhatan County Smart-Scale Project Open House

February 3, 2020 from 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm
Powhatan County Library | Large Conference Room
(2270 Mann Road)