Pending Applications

Overview

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 Citizen's Center Auditorium

115  W Main Street 
Lincolnton, NC 28092
Meetings begin 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.

Legislative Cases

Zoning Number Applicant DescriptionHearing Date
PD #2022-5

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Garden Street Communities Southeast, LLC
A request to rezone 168.76 acres from R-T (Transitional Residential) and R-SF (Residential Single Family) to PD-R (Planned Development-Residential) to permit a subdivision with up to 148 single-family detached homes. The property is located on the west side of Salem Church Road about 1700 feet south of the intersection with Keever Dairy Farm Road in Ironton Township.
09/12/2022

Postponed until November 7th
PD #2022-6

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Garden Street Communities Southeast, LLC
A request to rezone 159.5 acres from R-S (Residential Suburban) and PD-R CU (Planned Development Residential Conditional Use) to PD-R (Planned Development-Residential) to permit a subdivision with up to 150 single-family detached homes. The property is located on the north side of N.C. 150 at the intersection with Shuford Road in Ironton Township.
09/12/2022

Postponed until November 7th
PD #2022-4

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Pace Development Group
A request to rezone 113.27 acres from R-T (Transitional Residential) to PD-R (Planned Development-Residential) to permit a subdivision with up to 199 single-family detached homes. The property is located on the west side of N. Little Egypt Road at the intersection with Optimist Club Road in Catawba Springs Township.

The Planning Board will consider two Subdivision Relief requests in a quasi-judicial proceeding prior to the consideration of PD #2022-4. The requests are bundled into SR #86.
08/01/2022

Postponed until November 7th
PD #2022-3

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Taylor Morrison Homes


A request to rezone 30.91 acres from R-T (Transitional Residential) to PD-R (Planned Development-Residential) to permit a subdivision with up to 55 single-family detached homes. The property is located at the end of Creek Park Drive west of N. Little Egypt Road in Catawba Springs Township.

The Planning Board will consider one Subdivision Relief request in a quasi-judicial proceeding prior to the consideration of PD#2022-3. The request is included in SR #85
9/12/2022

Postponed until November 7th


ZMA #705 

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Timothy and Marian Dellinger
A request to rezone 13.005 acres from R-SF (Residential-Single Family) to R-S (Residential Suburban) to allow the construction of duplexes as a residential use type on the property. The subject property is located on the north side of Webbs Road at its intersection with Burton Lane in Catawba Springs Township
11/07/2022
UDO #2022-3


Lincoln County Planning and Inspections
A request to amend Section 2.4.5 & Section 2.4.6 & Section 2.4.7 to revise the Dimensional Standards, to amend Section 2.4.9.A., Section 2.4.9.B. & Section 2.4.9.E. to standardize Dimensional Standards for residential uses in Planned Development Districts, and to amend Section 5.6.1.A. to provide for a reduction in the required minimum lot size for Family Subdivisions.
11/07/2022

Postponed until December 5th
UDO #2022-4
Lincoln County Planning and Inspections
A request to amend Section 4.2.3 to remove the requirement that a Two-Family House be designed to appear as a single-family detached home in accordance with State law, Section 8.5 Remove reference to Adequate Public Facilities Committee, Section 9.8.7.F.3 to apply the Level of Service standard to all accesses and streets, Section 9.20.10 to clarify the process of claiming a Common Law Vested Right, Section 9.6.9.F to assign to the authority of granting waivers to Subdivision Standards to the Board of Commissioners, Section 9.6.9.G to remove the option to send a Preliminary Plat back to the Planning Board for additional consideration, Section 10.5.2 to reference the provisions of state law that allow for the modernization of a billboard to a digital display if the billboard is permitted by NCDOT, Update assorted references to Condition Use Permits to Special Use permits throughout the ordinance.
11/07/2022

Postponed until December 5th
CZ #2022-10

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Jamie and Sadie BridgesA request to rezone a 1.18-acre portion of a 13.9-acre parcel from R-T (Transitional Residential) to CZ I-G (Conditional Zoning General Industrial) to permit the use of that portion of the property as a parking area for up to 4 trucks and trailers for a general freight trucking operation. The property is located on the west side of Alf Hoover Road approximately 1 mile south of the intersection with Reepsville Road in Howards Creek Township.
12/5/2022
CZ #2022-11

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Brian LloydA request to rezone 19.22 acres from R-CR (Residential and Commercial Recreational) to CZ I-G (Conditional Zoning General Industrial) in the Eastern Lincoln Development District overlay to permit a 10,000-square-foot commercial building and up to 154 storage units. The property is located on the east side of N.C. 16 Business about 500 feet south of the intersection with Cherry Point Drive in Catawba Springs Township.
12/5/2022
PD #2021-1A

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Ranger Island Associates, LLCA request to revise a condition of the original approval that required that the orientation of the townhome buildings shown on the approved conceptual plan be within 10 degrees of what is shown on the plan as to maximize the privacy between existing residences and the townhomes. The subject property is located on Ranger Island Road, Mozelle Sherrill Drive, and Ranger Island Marina Road and borders Lake Norman in the Catawba Springs Township. 
12/5/2022
PD #2021-4

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Villages of Denver, LLCA request to rezone a 126-acre tract from PD-R CU (Conditional Use Planned Residential), R-T (Transitional Residential), R-SF (Residential Single-Family), and I-G (General Industrial) to PD-R (Planned Development-Residential) to permit a subdivision with up to 267 single-family detached homes. The property is immediately north of Kenyon Drive's end and south of Hagers Hollow Drive in Catawba Springs Township. 
12/5/2022
ZMA #706

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Ozambolo Joaquino
A request to rezone 4.18 acres from R-SF (Residential Single-Family) to R-T (Transitional Residential). The property is located on the south side of Hagers Ferry Road and the west side of Duckworth Lane in Catawba Springs Township.
12/5/2022
ZMA #707

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Marty WilcoxA request to rezone 1.75 acres from B-N (Neighborhood Business) to I-G (General Industrial). The property is located on the west side of N.C. 16 Business about 800 feet south of the intersection with McIntosh Road in Catawba Springs Township.
12/5/2022


Quasi-Judicial Cases

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

Zoning
Number
ApplicantDescriptionHearing
Date
SUP #470

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Craig P. Gates, IncorporatedA request to allow a manufactured home on property zoned R-S (Residential Suburban).  The property is located on the south side of Knollwood Lane in Lincolnton Township.
10/03/2022
Tabled to 12/5/2022
SUP #473

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Ethan Herman
A request to allow Private Residential Quarters on a 6.279 acres parcel located in the R-T (Residential Transitional) zoning district.  This property is located at 2448 Lee Lawing Rd.  The property is located in the Ironton Township.
11/07/2022
Withdrawn
SR #85

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Taylor Morrison Homes

The applicant is requesting waivers from the subdivision standards in Section 5.4.4.C of the Unified Development Ordinance to permit an internal road connectivity ratio of less than 1.4.

This request for Subdivision Relief is heard by the Planning Board.

11/07/2022
SR #86

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Pace Development

The applicant is requesting waivers from the subdivision standards in Section 5.4.4.C and Section 5.4.11.B of the Unified Development Ordinance, to permit an internal road connectivity ratio less than 1.4 and to permit a cul-de-sac longer than 1000 feet. 

This request for Subdivision Relief is heard by the Planning Board.
11/07/2022
PA #56

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Garden Street Communities Southeast, LLC A request for preliminary plat/sketch plan approval for a residential subdivision with up to 49 lots on 72.9 acres. The property is located on the south side of N.C. 182 at Gainsville Church Road in Howards Creek Township.
12/5/2022
SUP #474

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Graylin LocklearA request for a special use permit to allow vehicle sales in the I-G (Industrial General) district. The 0.77-acre parcel is located at 4130 Sinclair St in Catawba Springs Township.
12/5/2022



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