Planning & Economic Development

What is Planning and Economic Development?

The Planning and Economic Development Department provides professional assistance to the Town Council, community partners, advisory boards and citizens to responsibly manage land use and development, while considering the implications and growth, public safety, community aesthetics, and Economic Development. Citizens, brokers, developers, surveyors, etc., receive assistance from the department with various land use applications for regulatory review such as, but not limited to, zoning permits, special use permits, variances, and ordinance text amendments.

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The Planning and Economic Development Department has staff that is dedicated to Code Enforcement. Code Enforcement performs inspections and work to ensure compliance with the Town of Selma’s Municipal Code in the areas of abandoned, nuisance and junked motor vehicles, community appearance, zoning, public nuisances, etc.



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The Johnson County Inspection Department provides building inspection services for the Town of Selma. Additional information (i.e., forms, construction permit applications, etc.) may be viewed online by clicking: 

Johnston County Inspection Department
309 E. Market Street
Smithfield, NC  27577
Office:  919-989-5060
Fax:      919-989-5431

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