Kenneth C. Gillie Jr.
Director of Planning Division
427 Patton St., Room 207
Danville, VA 24541
P.O. Box 3300
Ph: (434) 799-5261
Fx: (434) 797-8919
Monday - Friday
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
The Planning Division acts as staff support for the City Planning Commission
, the Board of Zoning Appeals
, and the Commission of Architectural Review
. Our office also conducts plan reviews for zoning compliance and updates the City's Comprehensive Land Use Plan
The staff is also responsible for issuing Zoning Clearances and Sign Permits and enforcing the City's Zoning Code
For more information, contact the Planning Office at (434) 799-5261 Ext. 223.
The River District Development Project
The city of Danville is in the process of implementing a development plan for its “River District,” generally consisting of the traditional central business district, historic tobacco warehouse district and manufacturing area, and contiguous areas. The Design Guidelines
list appropriate materials, outline procedures and explain what types of architectural elements are expected for the district’s existing buildings and new construction.