Departments

Regulations

The Elizabethton Planning Department administers three different types of regulations -- Elizabethton Municipal Code Title 14 - Planning & Zoning, Elizabethton Planning Region Subdivision Regulations, and the Elizabethton Historic Zoning Standards & Guidelines. There is also regulatory guideline documents listed below to help make compliance easier.

EMC Title 14 - Planning & Zoning
This includes development regulations, zoning regulations, landscape regulations, sign regulations, erosion and sediment controls, shopping center requirements, mobile home park requirements, and flood plain and floodway development standards. Click here to view a map of our zones in the city.
Sign Regulations are now available here.

Elizabethton Planning Region Subdivision Regulations
This includes lot subdivision requirements for any lot subdivision within the Elizabethton Regional Planning Commission's jurisdiction. To see if a specific property is in the planning region, please view our maps and select Planning Region under Layers.

Elizabethton Historic Zoning Standards and Guidelines
This contains the Standards for historic district properties and their related Guidelines.

Regulatory Guidelines
Guidelines for Political Signs
Guidelines for Temporary Businesses Signs
Guidelines for Flea Markets