Slope Ordinance workshop planned
Contractors, developers, realtors and land owners are invited to attend a workshop on the Haywood County Slope Ordinance from 8:30 to 11:30 a.m., March 28 in the conference room of Haywood County Annex II, located at 1233 N. Main St. in Waynesville.
The workshop is designed to explain the procedure of applying for a Slope Construction Permit; explain the roles of the County Engineer and the Engineering Review Board in the administration and enforcement of the ordinance; and describe the role of the ordinance in obtaining a Certificate of Occupancy and subdivision plat approval. In addition, participants will be able to ask questions and discuss the past, present and future of the one-year old ordinance. Attendees will also receive a brief presentation on important land development issues from the Haywood County Erosion Control Dept.
The deadline to register is Friday, March 21. Participation is limited to 70 people. Pastries, juice and coffee will be provided. To register, please call 452-6706 and speak to Nancy Green. If you have questions about the workshop, please contact the County Engineer, Mark Shumpert, at 356-2114.For more information, contact:
David Teague, Public Information Coordinator
828-452-7305; 828-400-9691 or