The Planning Division of the Planning and Development Services Department is a joint City-County agency serving Winston-Salem and unincorporated Forsyth County as well as the smaller municipalities of Bethania, Tobaccoville, Rural Hall. Our staff has expertise in land use planning, transportation planning, economic development, historic preservation, neighborhood revitalization, environmental protection, and other issues affecting the growth of our community. Staff provides the data, information and professional recommendations regarding land use issues and other planning policy questions to the Planning Board and elected boards to help them make informed recommendations and decisions.

The Planning Board was established by a special act of the North Carolina General Assembly in 1948 to provide consolidated planning services to the City of Winston-Salem and Forsyth County. As such, it is the oldest consolidated city-county agency in North Carolina. The Board is served by Planning staff which also functions as an administrative department of City and County governments.

 

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Planning Board meetings are played on WSTV 13 at
10:00 a.m. on the 2nd Friday and at 4:00 p.m. on the 2nd Sunday of the month.
WSTV 13 schedule

Department Location
Bryce A. Stuart Municipal Building
100 E. First St.
Winston-Salem, NC 27101

Mailing Address
P.O. Box 2511
Winston-Salem, NC 27102

Phone
(336) 727-8000

Fax
(336) 748-3163

Planning E-mail:
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Winston-Salem City/Forsyth County Department (Administered by the City of Winston-Salem)

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