Oldham County Planning & Development


You are invited to attend an informational meeting to review proposed changes to the Oldham County Comprehensive Zoning Ordinance. This meeting will be held on:

Thursday, April 25, 2019 at 6:00 p.m.

 John W. Black Community Center

1551 North Highway 393, LaGrange, KY 40031

The Zoning Ordinance was last updated in 2008 with some revisions recently approved in 2016 and 2018.  These revisions, to both Comprehensive Zoning Ordinance & Oldham County Subdivision Regulations are the results of meetings by the Study Review Committee, a sub-committee of the Planning Commission, involving public input.  The Oldham County Planning Commission will recommended the proposed changes to the Legislative Bodies for approval and adoption. 

The Oldham County Planning and Development Services staff and Study Review Committee will present the recommended revisions at this meeting.  Invitations have been sent to Oldham County Fiscal Court, LaGrange City Council, Pewee Valley City Council and the Crestwood City Commission.  Notice has been posted in the Oldham Era and on the County website and all interested parties who have attended meetings and provided email addresses have been notified.

Please visit  http://www.oldhamcountyky.gov/zoning-ordinance-updates-2019to view the proposed changes.  


****Zoning Ordinance & Subdivision Regulation Approved Changes*** 

On September 6, 2016 Oldham County Fiscal Court approved revisions to the Oldham County Comprehensive Zoning Ordinance.  Please click ordinance  KOC-16-920-345  to review approved changes. 

             On March 20, 2018 Oldham County FIscal Court approved revisions to tthe Oldham Comprehensive Zoning Ordinance and Subdivision Regualtions.  Please click ordinance KOC-18-920-447 to review approved changes. 

Our Purpose:

The Oldham County Planning and Development Services office is a land use agency created by local government to guide the county's physical development. To achieve this, the Planning & Develpment office prepares long range plans to provide for balanced growth. It reviews development proposal for compliance with locally adopted plans and regulations. It monitors development activity and requires conformance through property code enforcement. 

Mission Statement:

Oldham County Planning and Development Services provides exceptional customer service while furnishing advice and technical expertise to assist:

  • Citizens
  • Public Agencys
  • Elected and Appointed officials

Our department serves the community with integrity and high ethical and professional standards.

Our departmart focuses our efforts on long term commitment to:

  • Public Safety, Health and Welfare
  • Economic Vitality
  • Environment Integrity
  • Quality Design and Development

Forms and applications for the following are located in the left column:

  • Code Enforcement
  • Board of Adjustments
  • Planning and Zoning

For building and inspection forms and applications, refer the the Building and Inspections page. 

The application for sign permit is located on the Sign Regulations page. 


Amy Alvey Darrell Townsend  
Assistant Director Code Enforcement  
aalvey@oldhamcountyky.gov dtownsend@OldhamCountyKy.gov  




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