Kent County Government - Planning, Housing, and Zoning

R. Clayton Mitchell, Jr. Kent County Government Center
400 High Street
Chestertown, MD 21620
Tel: (410) 778-7423
Fax: (410) 810-2932 

Hours of Operation:
8:30 am to 4:30 pm
Monday - Friday

  

Administrative Hearing Agendas:

 Karen Lee/Presbyterian Church of Chestertown - Special Exception - Day Care Group - 11:00 am, September 16, 2021

 

The Department of Planning, Housing and Zoning serves the present and future inhabitants of Kent County, Maryland by:

  • Conducting immediate and long-range planning;
  • Providing for the preservation and enhancement of the attractiveness of the county through good design and arrangement and by assuring the provision of adequate public utilities, services and facilities;
  • Protecting Kent County's significant natural and historic resources and historic areas against destruction or encroachment;
  • Protecting and preserving Kent County's agricultural industry and the prime agricultural soils essential to the conduct of this industry;
  • Implementing programs to improve substandard housing and developing new programs to address the need for workforce housing.
  • Providing for the development of a light industrial base, and
  • Directing development into appropriate locations.

Staff

William Mackey

Director of Planning, Housing, and Zoning

(410) 778-7423
E-mail: wmackey@kentgov.org

Carla Gerber

Deputy Director of Planning, Housing, and Zoning

(410) 778-7474
E-mail: cgerber@kentgov.org

Mark Carper

Associate Planner

 (410) 810-2220
E-mail: mcarper@kentgov.org

Allie Gorman GIS Specialist (410) 778-7426
E-mail: agorman@kentgov.org

 

Chief Code Enforcement Officer

(410) 778-7437
E-mail:

Bryan Foreman

Code Enforcement Officer

(410) 778-7457
E-mail: bforeman@kentgov.org

Sandy Adams

Office Manager

(410) 778-7475
E-mail: sadams@kentgov.org

Beth Grieb

Permit Technician

(410) 810-2223
E-mail: mgrieb@kentgov.org

Mike Pelletier

Planning Technician

(410) 778-7467
E-mail: mpelletier@kentgov.org