Ordinance

NewZO is back on track—with some changes. NewZO is now an updated zoning ordinance for only the City of Savannah. To learn more about NewZO, please watch this video

The latest zoning ordinance draft available to the public is Final Draft 5, which is available for public review. To review comments received through August 2, 2018, please refer to this document.

The zoning map viewer used to show existing and proposed zoning districts has been updated and improved for greater functionality. For properties located within unincorporated Chatham County and other jurisdictions located in the county, please visit SAGIS to view zoning districts as they are not available on the zoning map viewer.

If you need assistance, please contact us.

Proposed Timeline


Draft 5 Was Released

August 2018


Planning Commission Review and Recommendation

Sep 2018 - Oct 2018


Mayor and Aldermen Public Hearings

Nov 2018


Effective Date: 01 Jan 2019

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