Community Development

Overview


The Community Development Department is responsible for current and long-range planning, administration and enforcement of the town's zoning and subdivision ordinances, updating the Comprehensive Plan and Capital Improvements Plan.  The Department processes a variety of applications such as zoning permits, site plan reviews, sign permits, subdivision permits, special use permits, variances, rezonings and appeals.  The Department also advises citizens and interested parties on matters concerning land development within the town, zoning laws and other relevant ordinances and laws. 

The Community Development Department provides staff support to the Town of Orange Planning Commission and to the Town of Orange Board of Zoning Appeals


​RFP - On-Call Architectural & Engineering Services

Town of Orange is seeking proposals for Architectural & Engineering services, for complete information and requirements please click here.  

Sealed proposals will be received until 2p.m., on August 6, 2020 and can be mailed or hand delivered to Town of Orange, ATTN:  Kim Strawser, Deputy Town Clerk, Town of Orange Public Works, 235 Warren Street, Orange, VA 22960.  

All inquires for information should be submitted in writing and direct to John G. Cooley, Director of Community Development, 119 Belleview Avenue, Orange, VA 22960 or via email at townplanner@townoforangeva.org no later than 4 p.m., on July 22, 2020.