Planning & Development Services
The Planning and Development Services Department encompasses the Building and Development Services, Building Inspections, Codes Enforcement, and Planning Services divisions. We work diligently with community partners, County departments, regulatory agencies and vendors to provide planning, code enforcement, building inspections, and permitting functions.
Planning and Development Services Divisions:
Building and Development Services
Building & Development Services is responsible for customer service and permit processing.
Building Inspections is responsible for working with citizens and contractors to assure public, personal, and property safety
The Code Enforcement is responsible for working with citizens and contractors for responsible land disturbance through erosion and sediment control, zoning and site plan inspections, and removal of unlawful conditions of trash and refuse.
Planning Services is responsible for long-range planning and administration of the County’s zoning and subdivision ordinances.
Joshua Gillespie, AICPPlanning & Development Services Director
Barbara CrozierBuilding & Development Services Manager
Kathy CashCustomer Service Coordinator
Susan CrosbyCustomer Service Coordinator
Kristi HallOffice Assistant / Receptionist
GW Gray, CBOBuilding Official
Bill StrongSenior Building Inspector
Benny BlakleyBuilding Inspector
Davis SmithCode Enforcement Program Manager
Sandra ThorntonPlanning Services Manager
Tracey NewmanPlanning Services Associate
Orange, VA 22960
Phone: (540) 672-4574Fax: (540) 672-0164