Development Services

The Development Services Department promotes safety, livability and positive economic growth to help build a better and safer Washington.  In this effort we are dedicated to protecting, preserving and enhancing the environment, property and quality of life for the present and future generations.

The Development Services Department has four general functions: Planning & Zoning,  Historic Preservation, Inspections and Code Enforcement

We are located on the first floor of Washington's City Hall at 102 East Second Street, Washington, NC 27889.

Our hours of operation are 8:00 am to 5:00 pm Monday thru Friday.

For contact information please see the Staff Directory.