Planning & Zoning
The Town Administrator serves as the Zoning Administrator for the Town of Stanfield. The planning & zoning department oversees all zoning, subdivision, and nuisance regulations for th the Town of Stanfield and its surrounding ETJ (extra territorial jurisdiction). The Zoning Administrator completes zoning compliances and reviews requests for conditional use permits, rezoning, and subdivision approvals. The Town of Stanfield planning and zoning board serves in an advisory capacity to the Stanfield board of commissioners. The zoning board meets (as necessary) the last Monday of every month at 7:00 pm at Town Hall. The board of commissioners and the Stanly County board of commissioners appoint the members of the planning and zoning board. Currently, the Stanfield planning and zoning board is comprised of four inside members and one outside member. Also, two members are appointed as inside alternates and two as outside alternates.