Planning & Development
The Northwest Arkansas Regional Planning Commission (NWARPC) is updating the regional Pedestrian and Bicycle Plan and they are looking for input from the community on what changes you would like to see and what is working well. Please click the button below to complete the survey. The survey is open until May 31.
CITY OF CENTERTON PLANNING DEPARTMENT
DUE TO BEING SHORT STAFFED, EFFECTIVE IMMEDIATELY, PLEASE BE AWARE OF THE FOLLOWING
• STAFF WILL MAKE THEIR BEST EFFORT TO RETURN EMAILS AND PHONE CALLS WITHIN 72 HOURS.
• NEW SUBITTALS WILL NOT BE ACCEPTED WITHOUT A COMPLETED CHECKLIST, REQUIRED SUPPORTING
DOCUMENTS AND PAYMENT (NEW SUBMITTALS).
• PARTIAL SUBMITTALS WILL NOT BE PROCESSED. UPON RECEIPT OF A COMPLETE SUBMITTAL, PLANS
WILL BE STAMPED AS RECEIVED ON THAT DATE AND DISTRIBUTED TO CITY STAFF WITHIN 48 HOURS.
• PROJECTS WILL BE PLACED ON THE PLANNING COMMISSION AGENDA WHEN ALL COMMENTS & CONCERNS
HAVE BEEN ADDRESSED SATISFACTORILY, AND THE PROJECT IS READY TO RECEIVE PLANNING COMMISSION
• IN-HOUSE MEETINGS WILL BE SCHEDULED BASED ON AVAILABILITY AND ORDER OF SUBMISSION.
Your cooperation and patience are greatly appreciated through this difficult time and know that we
are doing our very best to serve and meet the needs of the public.
The mission of the Planning Department is to manage the land development and permitting processes of Centerton in an efficient and effective manner by advising boards, assisting applicants for developments, and enforcing land use and related regulations, with the goal of saving the city from unnecessary expenses in the future to correct development problems and to protect the citizens' investment in property.
This office primarily provides:
- Long-range land use planning;
- Oversight of current planning;
- Administration and enforcement of land use ordinances and regulations (zoning, subdivision and development, watershed, floodplain management, junkyard, communications towers, off-premise signs, and mobile home regulations).
Please note the Submittal & Meeting Dates Calendar is subject to change as we monitor the current situation on a daily basis. Please continue to check for changes in meeting and planning dates. Thank you for your cooperation and understanding.
The Planning Department serves as support staff for the Planning Commission & Board of Zoning Adjustment. A copy of the full agenda packet for Planning Commission meetings will be posted on the Planning & Zoning website.
NOTICE OF CHANGES TO PUBLIC MEETINGS: