Cary’s Zoning Compliance Officers (ZCO) provide a range of services, including final site inspections, issuing fence and sign permits, and enforcing the Land Development Ordinance regarding all aspects of zoning.
Examples include, but are not limited to:
- Illegal signage
- Commercial vehicles parked in neighborhoods
- Landscape violations
- Illegal tree clearing
- Junk cars
- Site plan violations
- Home occupations
Cary ZCOs have jurisdiction within the Town limits and properties within the Town’s Extra Territorial Jurisdiction (ETJ). Cary currently employs three full time zoning officers and a Zoning Compliance Supervisor.If you would like to report a possible zoning violation or have questions, call the Planning Department at (919) 469-4046 or contact your district Zoning Officer. Find your district using the Zoning Officer's Map.