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Mailing Address:

Building Development Commission
2145 Suttle Avenue
Charlotte,
NC 28208

Office Location:


2145 Suttle Avenue
Charlotte,
NC 28208

MAP

Hours: Mon-Fri 8 a.m - 5 p.m.

Contact

Customer Service
704-336-3830

 Building Development Commission

The Building Development Commission is an advisory Board that maks recommendations to the Mecklenburg County Board of County Commissioners and Code Enforcement staff on development-related ordinances, budget, service delivery, fees, division performance, and public opinion.

The BDC's main responsibilities are as follows:

  • The development of new, or amended ordinances, codes, standards, and regulations that pertain to the land development/building industry in Mecklenburg County
  • The annual budget of County departments with land development/building regulatory functions, the cost to the County of the departments and the disposition of any surplus funds derived from collected fees
  • Programmatic and financial reviews as deemed necessary
  • The methodology for establishing and the level of all fees charged the land development/building industry including, but not limited to, all fees for construction permits required by the General Statutes
  • Land development/building regulatory programs, processes, plans, and procedures for efficiency and effectiveness, in order to reduce redundancy and enhance coordination
  • Annual assessment of performance by the County and the Department in meeting the requirements of this Ordinance and the needs of the public
  • Public opinion on new, amended or proposed City/County government changes of authority, organization and function as may affect the Department
  • Procedures and management methods of the Department to maintain a high degree of professionalism and efficiency. Also to assist in the development of guidelines for the Department's relationship with related departments
  • The employment of outside consultants to analyze the Department's functions and efficiency, and prepare a proposal for corrective action when deemed necessary.

BDC  Meetings 

The Building Development Commission meets the third Tuesday of every month from 3-5 p.m. at 2145 Suttle Avenue, Charlotte.
 
Name
Represents

Public Representative

John Taylor, Vice Chair

Public Representative

Become a Member of the BDC 

Key Documents




Patrick G. Granson 
Director of Code Enforcement
Land Use and Environmental Services Agency
980-314-3434
 
Rebecca Wright
980-314-3092

County Commissioner George Dunlap, Chair

County Commissioner Ella B. Scarborough, At Large


Address

Mailing Address:

Building Development Commission
2145 Suttle Avenue
Charlotte,
NC 28208

Office Location:


2145 Suttle Avenue
Charlotte,
NC 28208

MAP

Hours: Mon-Fri 8 a.m - 5 p.m.

Contact

Customer Service
704-336-3830