The Cecil County Office of Planning & Zoning provides staff support to the Board of County Commissioners, the Planning Commission, the Board of Appeals, and the Historic District Commission. This office also implements the goals and objectives of the County's Comprehensive Plan through the administration of the Zoning Ordinance, Subdivision Regulations and the Forest Conservation Regulations. The office is comprised of ten individuals located in the County Administration Building.
Online Zoning Ordinance Updated
On February 16, 2016, the County Council approved amendments to the Zoning Ordinance pertaining to regulations for sawmills. These amendments became effective on April 18, 2016 and make text changes to Section 144 of the Zoning Ordinance. To view the online Zoning Ordinance, please click here.
New Master Water & Sewer Plan Approved
On August 24, 2015, the Maryland Department of the
Environment approved the County's new (2014) Master Water & Sewer Plan. To view the plan
online, please click here.
Senate Bill 236 - Adopted Tier Map
On December 17, 2012, County Executive Moore administratively adopted a Senate Bill 236 Tier Map for Cecil County. This action was taken in accordance with Section 2.2.4 of the implementation and guidance documents associated with the Sustainable Growth and Agricultural Protection Act of 2012.
To view a copy of the adopted map, please click here. To view a copy of the resolution that accompanied the map, please click here.