Planning & Community Development

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Main Street

As a Main Street America Accredited program, the City of Eden is a recognized leading program among the national network of more than 1,200 neighborhoods and
communities who share both a commitment to 
creating high-quality places and to building stronger communities through preservation-based economic development. All Main Street America Accredited programs meet a set of National Accreditation Standards of Performance as outlined by Main Street America. 


The Planning Staff is available to answer questions concerning zoning, setback requirements, subdivision regulations, fencing requirements, property uses, neighborhood planning, thoroughfare plans, annexation, historic preservation and watershed regulations.


Other Links


If you are a contractor and would like to obtain your permits on line, see an Online Permits and Inspections resource.  Send an email to bvincent@edennc.us to request to be added to our online service.

To obtain a permit for building, electrical, mechanical or plumbing work click here for an Application For Permit.

CDBG-CV Administration Services RFP can be found here.

​Unified Development Ordinance


The complete Unified Development Ordinance can be opened at this link:  Document Center.

Comprehensive Plan

For more information about the Eden Comprehensive Plan and the process in developing the plan, click here.


Planning & Inspection Fees

click here.  


​Code Enforcement


Do you have questions about the City of Eden Code Enforcement regulations?  Click here to find the answers to your questions.

A list of the Code Enforcement Fees can be found here.