Planning and Inspections

  Director: Don Baumgardner
2828 Neuse Blvd
New Bern, NC 28562
Planning Department
Phone: (252) 636-6618
Fax: (252) 636-5190
Inspections and Permitting
Phone: (252) 636-4987
Fax: (252) 636-4984

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The 2017 Plan Review Schedule can be viewed by clicking on the schedule in the left sidebar.


The objectives of the Planning and Inspections Department are to help promote and coordinate the orderly growth and development of lands within the county, aid in the orderly development of county government and promote the public health, safety, and general welfare of the community through proper planning techniques and accurate enforcement of building codes and regulations set by the State of North Carolina and Craven County.


The information contained in the following pages was valid at the time of publication. Craven County reserves the right to make changes and improvements at any time and without notice, and assumes no legal responsibility for damages incurred directly or indirectly as a result of errors, omissions or discrepancies on this site.

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