Planning, Zoning & Engineering

The Planning, Zoning and Engineering Departments are responsible for planning the physical growth and development of Washington County. The departments provide proposals, advice and assistance on land use, development review, building policies and zoning issues.

Responsibilities include planning and designing public works projects that include road and bridge, parks, and natural resources improvements; reviewing and enforcing engineering standards; providing surveying, construction, right-of-way, traffic and support engineering; overseeing floodplain administration and improvement district administration; and coordinating right-of-way (utility), special transport, and access permits.


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Roy Johnson
Planning Inspector
Phone: 662.334.2647
Cell:  662.820.8142


Shirley Redmon
Planning Assistant
Phone: 662.332.5021