Additional Resources


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Unincorporated county (outside city limits) – contact John Townsend at

City of Wilmington – contact Michelle Hutchinson at

Wrightsville Beach – contact Trevor Welsh at

Carolina Beach – contact Gigi Baggarley at

Kure Beach – contact John Batson at

General Zoning: 910-798-7116

  • Northern New Hanover County – Porters Neck, Castle Hayne, Wrightsboro, North Chase, Ogden, Middle Sound, Murrayville: Christine Bouffard, Zoning Compliance Official –  910-798-7074
  • Southern New Hanover County – Myrtle Grove, Masonboro, Monkey Junction, Silver Lake, Carolina Beach Road, Seabreeze, River Road: Darrell Galloway, Zoning Compliance Official – 910-798-7348
  • Commercial Zoning: Linda Painter, Zoning Compliance Official – 910-798-7068

Flood Zone

  • Northern New Hanover County: Christine Bouffard, Zoning Compliance Official – 910-798-7074
  • Southern New Hanover County: Darrell Galloway, Zoning Compliance Official – 910-798-7348

Rezoning – Unincorporated New Hanover County (outside city limits): Brad Schuler, Current Planner – 910-798-7444

Subdivisions – Unincorporated New Hanover County: Sam Burgess, Senior Planner – 910-798-7441

Community Development Block Grants or Revolving Loan Funds: Julia  Moeller, Community Development Planner – 910-798-7442

Long Range Planning – Comprehensive Plan, Future Land Use Map, or other long-range planning projects:

  • Rebekah Roth, Senior Long Range Planner: 910-798-7465
  • Dylan McDonnell, Long Range Planner: 910-798-7223
Planning and Land Use: 230 Government Center Dr, Suite 110 • Wilmington, NC 28403 • Phone 910-798-7165 • Fax 910-798-7053