Plans & Maps

The Planning staff is tasked with managing the vision for future growth and development of the City.  This includes preparing plans for the City’s future growth, prosperity and quality of life; helps the public understand City policies and development regulations; and evaluates development projects to ensure they meet high standards of quality, sustainability and amenity for the community. 
The Planning staff also includes Geographic Information System (GIS) Specialists that provide mapping and analysis services to departments throughout the City.  GIS is used to create graphical representations of plans and visual depictions of data.  GIS is a core information-age technology that is assisting the city in achieving its top priorities of increased public safety and economic development while helping create a more customer friendly and efficient municipal government.   


Contact Information:
Garland Municipal Business Center
150 S. York Street, Gastonia, NC 28052
(PO Box 1748, Gastonia, NC 28053-1748)


Gastonia, N.C., just minutes west of Charlotte, is one of the area’s best places to live and work with an ideal combination of location, size and livability. Gastonia is the largest of Gaston County’s 13 municipalities and one of the largest cities in the Charlotte metropolitan area. Selected as an All-America City three times, Gastonia’s desirable quality of life is the result of its beautiful natural surroundings, friendly neighborhoods, responsive government and vibrant business environment.


✆ 704-866-6714

⟟ 181 S. South Street
Gastonia, NC 28052