Governments of Floyd County and City of Rome, GA


Planning & Zoning





The deadline for Rezoning and Special Use Permit Applications is the 1st business day of the month.The Rome-Floyd County Planning Commission meets on the first Thursday of the month at 2:30 p.m. in the Sam King Room at 601 Broad Street, Rome, GA 30162.

Rezoning & Special Use Permit Application

Annexation Application

Board of Adjustment Application

Rome/Floyd County Parcel Viewer can be found HERE

The Parcel Viewer contains GIS information about the city of Rome and Floyd County such as parcel boundaries and tax information, flood zones, historic districts, and utility easements. Aerial imagery and stream boundaries are are from 2015 data. 

The Rome-Floyd County Planning Department serves as the staff of the Planning Commission. The Department provides citizens, developers, realtors, and other staff persons with information relating to land use and development; carries out long-range comprehensive planning activities, and implement zoning and land use standards that are described in the Unified Land Development Code (ULDC) for Floyd County and the City of Rome. The Planning Department also administers the county-wide Geographic Information System (GIS), Transportation Planning,  and Historic Preservation.

Agendas & Minutes

Agendas are available prior to the meetings. Minutes are available following approval.

Planning Commission Minutes 

Planning Commission Agenda


Project Development Guide

Board of Adjustments Meeting Calendar

Rome DeSoto River District Report

Other Planning, Zoning, and Transportation documents can be found here.

Transportation Documents

-River District Redevelopment Plan

-Transportation 101 Flyer

Unified Land Development Code (ULDC)- Updated 2019

Initially adopted by Floyd County and the City of Rome in August 2001, the Unified Land Development Code regulates the use of land, the location and use of buildings and other site improvements, and the construction of public facilities and private improvements related to the development of land in each jurisdiction.

Rome-Floyd County Comprehensive Plan

The Rome-Floyd County Comprehensive Plan is a guide to ongoing growth and development occurring in the City and the County. The Comprehensive Plan identifies goals for the City and County, establishes policies to be used in making decisions, identifies what development types are appropriate in specific areas of the City and County, and proposes implementation strategies for the City and County to use to achieve its goals. The 2040 Comprehensive Plan is currently under development. 

Artagus Newell Planning Director 706-236-5024 Email
Brice Wood Senior Planner 706-236-5022 Email
Brittany Griffin Associate Planner, Historic Preservation 706-236-5025 Email
Kayla Schaaf Transportation Planner 706-236-5026 Email
Ted Edwards GIS Administrator 706-802-6703 Email