Zoning Department

25 Justice Way, Suite 2322
Dawsonville, GA 30534

Contact:

(706) 344-3500 x-42335

Contact by email

Office Hours:

Monday - Friday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Our Mission

"Promoting conservation and land development in a complimentary manner, maintaining the environmental quality and natural beauty of the county while effectively serving the citizens and improving the tax base."

2018 Rezoning/Variance Submittal Dates and Meeting Schedules

Submittal Dates
@12:00 p.m.

Planning Commission
Meeting Dates
(6:00 p.m.)

Board of Commissioners
Meeting Dates for
Rezoing Hearings
(6:00 p.m.)

December 8, 2017 January 16, 2018 February 15, 2018
January 12, 2018 February 20, 2018 March 15, 2018
February 9, 2018 March 20, 2018 April 19, 2018
March 9, 2018 April 17, 2018 May 17, 2018
April 6, 2018 May 15, 2018 June 21, 2018
May 11, 2018 June 19, 2018 July 19, 2018
June 8, 2018 July 17, 2018 August 16, 2018
July 13, 2018 August 21, 2018 September 20, 2018
August 10, 2018 September 18, 2018 October 18, 2018
September 7, 2018 October 16, 2018 November 15, 2018
October 12, 2018 November 20, 2018 December 20, 2018
November 9, 2018 December 18, 2018 TBD
December 14, 2018 TBD TBD

Applications

2018 Rezoning Application

2018 Variance Application

2018 Rezoning Applications

ZA 18-01 R. Sidney Ransom, Jr. / ALA Riley Place, LLC
Planning Commission 4.17.18 RECOMMENDED APPROVAL WITH STIPULATIONS
Board of Commissioners 05.17.18 APPROVED WITH STIPULATIONS

ZA 18-02 Brian Ferris on behalf of Chestatee Development, Corp.
Planning Commission 5.15.18 RECOMMENDED DENIAL
Board of Commissioners 06.21.18 TABLED UNTIL 7.3.18 DENIED

ZA 18-03 Herman W. Goforth, TMP 107-044
Planning Commission 8.21.18
Board of Commissioners 9.20.18

2017 Rezoning Applications

ZA 17-01 Joseph E. Stauffer, Attorney on behalf of The Steele Buffalo Butchery, TMP 118-091-001
Planning Commission 04.18.17 RECOMMENDED APPROVAL WITH STIPULATIONS
Board of Commissioners 05.18.17 APPROVED WITH STIPULATIONS

ZA 17-02 John Roberts, Esq on behalf of Michael & Deborah Papaioanu, TMPs 066-007, 066-007-001
Planning Commission 04.18.17 RECOMMENDED APPROVAL WITH STIPULATIONS -- WITHDRAWN BY APPLICANT ON 5.9.17
Board of Commissioners 05.18.17 WITHDRAWN

ZA 17-03 Richard Bourgeois, TMP 105-153
Planning Commission  04.18.17 RECOMMENDED APPROVAL
Board of Commissioners 05.18.17 APPROVED

ZA 17-04 Robert & Brittany Goss, TMP 104-032-001
Planning Commission  06.20.17 RECOMMENDED APPROVAL WITH STIPULATIONS
Board of Commissioners 07.20.17 APPROVAL WITH STIPULATIONS

ZA 17-05 Billy Carlisle, TMPs 115-005 & 115-005-001
Board of Commissioners 07.20.17 APPROVED

ZA 17-06 Cates Family, LLLP, TMP 113-044-006
Planning Commission 11.21.17 RECOMMENDED APPROVAL
Board of Commissioners 12.21.17 WITHDRAWN

ZA 17-07 Miles Hansford & Tallant, LLC - Joshua A. Scoggins
Planning Commission 12.19.17 RECOMMENDED DENIAL
Board of Commissioners 1.18.18 DENIED

ZA 17-08 Miles Hansford & Tallant, LLC - Joshua A. Scoggins
Planning Commission 12.19.17 RECOMMENDED DENIAL
Board of Commissioners 1.18.18 DENIED

ZA 17-10 Brodie Allred on behalf of Norkot Financial, Inc.
Planning Commission 1.16.18 RECOMMENDED APPROVAL W/STIPUATIONS
Board of Commissioners 2.15.18 APPROVED W/STIPULATIONS

ZA 17-09 Richmond Honan Development & Acquisitions, LLC
Planning Commission 2.20.18 RECOMMENDED APPROVAL W/STIPULATIONS
Board of Commissioners 3.15.18 TABLED UNTIL 4.05.18 APPROVED WITH STIPULATIONS

2018 Variance Applications

VR 18-01 Blake Butzin, TMP L01-046
Planning Commission  3.20.18 APPROVED

VR 18-02 Ben Trail, TMPs L05-033 & L05-033-004
Planning Commission  3.20.18 APPROVED W/STIPULATIONS

VR 18-03 Johnny Trammell on behalf of Liberty Baptist Church, TMP L16-043
Planning Commission  3.20.18 APPROVED

VR 18-04 George Reed Schmeelk, TMP L11-051
Planning Commission  05.15.18 APPROVED

VR 18-05 Bethel Baptist Church, TMP 080-022
Planning Commission  06.19.18 APPROVED

VR 18-06 Brad Sanderson, TMP L17-112
Planning Commission  06.19.18 APPROVED

VR 18-07 Gina & David Ritchie, TMP 012-040
Planning Commission 07.17.18 APPROVED

2017 Variance Applications

VR 17-01 HibbyMo Properties - Nix Br., LLC, TMPs 119-034, 119-034-001 & 119-052
Planning Commission 2.21.17 DENIED

Board of Commission Appeal 4.6.17 APPROVED WITH STIPULATIONS

VR 17-02 Jerry Russell, TMP 066-023
Planning Commission 2.21.17 APPROVED

VR 17-03 Jennifer Creason - BRR Architecture on behalf of Walmart, TMP 114-006
Planning Commission 2.21.17 APPROVED

VR 17-04 Tawfiq Bhuiyan, A&R Engineering, Inc. on behalf of CVS Pharmacy, TMP 113-040
Planning Commission 4.18.17 APPROVED

VR 17-06 Ben Trail on behalf of David & Gina Ritchie, TMP 012-040
Planning Commission 06.20.17 APPROVED

VR 17-07 Cates Family, LLLP, TMP 113-044-006
Planning Commission  11.21.17 APPROVED

VR 17-08 Halpern Enterprises, Inc. on behalf of Buffalo Wild Wings
Planning Commission  12.19.17 APPROVED

VR 17-09 E. Howard Carson, Jr. on behalf of Etowah 266 Partners, LLC
Planning Commission  1.16.18 APPROVED WITH STIPULATIONS

VR 17-10 Brodie Allred on behalf of Norkot Financial, Inc.
Planning Commission  1.16.18 DENIED

AVR 17-06 Neil Hornsey
Appeal to Board of Commissioners  2.15.18 DENIED

Fees

Rezoning/Variance Fee Schedule

Planning & Development Documents

Land Use Resolution

Plat Review Checklist - Minor Subdivision

Sign Ordinance

Links

GIS Mapping

Georgia Environmental Protection Division