Pending Applications


A pending zoning application is an application that has been submitted to Planning & Inspections, but a decision has not been rendered by the appropriate board.

The public is invited to attend the meetings. The  meeting will be held at the

Lincoln County Administration Building

353 N. Generals Blvd.
Lincolnton, NC 28092
Meeting begins at 6:30 pm

For more information, contact Planning & Inspections at (704) 736-8440.

Zoning cases are split into two categories, Quasi-Judicial and Legislative, with different rules and procedures applying to each. A simplified guide to the differences in the cases is available here. Please read prior to planning to speak at a public hearing.

Quasi-Judicial Cases

**Discussion with Board of County Commission members or Planning Board members prior to the hearing is not permitted.**

Zoning Number Applicant DescriptionHearing Date
PA #50C2 Ventures, LLCA request for preliminary plat approval for a 25-lot residential subdivision with new public roads. The 34.7-acre site is located on the north side of Kidville Road about one-half mile southeast of the intersection with Beth Haven Church Road in Catawba Springs Township.09/14/2020
PA #51Lincoln County Public Works DepartmentA request for preliminary plat approval for the dedication of public right-of-way for a new road. The 7.23-acre parcel is located on the north side of Optimist Club Road at its intersection with Airlie Parkway in Catawba Springs Township..12/07/2020

Legislative Cases

Zoning Number Applicant DescriptionHearing Date
CZ #2021-1
John and Carolyn Prime
A request to rezone a 0.87-acre lot from B-N (Neighborhood Business) to CZ B-G (Conditional Zoning General Business) to permit vehicle sales in addition to vehicle service. The property is located at 1656 N. NC 16 Business Hwy., on the east side of N.C. 16 Business at Galway Lane, in Catawba Springs Township.

Zoning Case Overview Map

Zoning Case Archive (2010-Present)

Community Involvement Meetings