Code Enforcement

​Zoning affects every structure and land use throughout Cabarrus County. The code enforcement division's purpose is to promote, protect and improve the health, safety and welfare of Cabarrus County citizens through an effective code enforcement program. The division has authority throughout the unincorporated area of the County. Enforcement responsibilities include residential complaint investigation as well as commercial complaints and development review.

For questions about any zoning division functions, call 704-920-2137.

Code Enforcement Officers:

Jay Lowe

Amanda Edwards

Currently, the division is responsible for County enforcement and the flood damage prevention ordinance. The division's workload is principally complaint generated, and they receives a substantial number of complaints each year concerning alleged violations. Each complaint is investigated to determine whether a violation exists. Non–residential construction is monitored to ensure specific guidelines are followed for commercial development.