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Welcome to the Planning and Development Department of the Town of Greeneville!

Our mission is to effectively combine sound professional planning principles, public involvement and applicable standards in order to efficiently balance a spectrum of needs and interests while addressing the dynamics of growth in achieving integral development in Greeneville! 

The Planning and Development Department:

  • Makes plans for the physical growth of the Town
  • Fosters the implementation of the plans
  • Encourages public and private development projects
  • Ensures that development projects conform to the regulations and standards set for safety, health, order, convenience, beauty and general welfare of the Town; and
  • Promotes the participation of the public in the planning and development of the Town.

Click here for Comprehensive Plan in Progress 



This is New!

Click here to access Comprehensive Plan Draft now open for public comments until April 1, 2017


> Planning Commission Approvals:

December 13: Final subdivision plat of Larry D. Waddell property at 410 Holly Creek Rd

December 13: Final subdivision plat of Annie Conner-Hamilton Property on Gallihar Ln

November 15: Final Civil plans for Laughlin Health Care Center expansion at 801 E. McKeee St

November 15: Final plans for AT&T Cell Tower at 334 N. Highland Ave

November 15: Subdivision of Boys/Girls Club property at 603 Bohannon Ave

November 15: Final Subdivision of Georgia Smelcer Estate Subdivision on Gallihar Ln and Kesterson St

November 15: Final subdivision plat of Bruce Lemons property subdivision at 1115 Old Cemetery Rd

November 15: Recommendation to dedicate new Fairgrounds Connector road, named Jeff Woods Memorial Rd, as public street.

October 11: Plans for new Taco Bell restaurant at 109 Asheville Hwy

October 11: Plans for Greene Mountain Pediatrics clinic Phase II expansion at 428 E. Vann Rd

October 11: Plans for Verizon antenna installations at 1307 Tusculum Blvd

October 11: Hattie Burkey subdivision plat

October 11: Eilen Musbach Trust & Brenda Collinson subdivision 

September 13: Favor of the Whirlwind Farms Major Subdivision plat concept to proceed to design phase

September 13: Plans for classroom addition at 817 West Summer St

September 13: Plat of the Freedom Fellowship Church of White Pine property Subdivision

Some Quick Resources for Developers

Interactive Development Webpage

Greeneville Zoning Ordinance

Greeneville Subdivision Regulations

Minor Subdivisions requirements 

Gated Communities requirements  

Stormwater Ordinance

Major Subdivision Plats checklist

Civil Plans checklist

Planning Commission 2017 Schedule

Board of Zoning Appeals 2017 Schedule

Apply for Planning Items Review and Approval 


Logan Engle

Planning Director & FEMA Floodplain Manager

200 N. College St

Greeneville, TN 37745

Bus. (423) 639-7105

Fax: (423) 639-0093

Email: lengle@greenevilletn.gov













Deadline to Submit ALL Required Items for Planning Commission is 20th of the Month Preceeding that in which the Item will be Considered by the Planning Commission.