Charleston County and City to Host Public Meetings on Maybank Highway and Main Road Zoning Project

Charleston County and City of Charleston Planning Departments will host two meetings on the proposed Maybank Highway and Main Road Overlay Zoning District. County and City Planning staff will present specific zoning overlay details and map drafts for public review and comment. The workshops will also include updates on transportation and public works projects within the zoning district.

The June 11 meeting will focus on Maybank Highway on James Island and the June 17 meeting will focus on the Johns Island portion of Maybank Highway and will include Main Road. There will be a formal presentation starting at 6 p.m.

·         June 11: 6:00 p.m. – 7:30 p.m. Lowcountry Senior Center, 865 Riverland Drive, Charleston, SC 29412

·         June 17: 6:00 p.m. – 7:30 p.m. St. John’s High School, 1518 Main Road, Johns Island, SC 29455

The purpose of this collaborative planning effort is to create consistent land use, zoning, and development requirements between the County and City for the Maybank Highway corridor, and for the County to create a new Main Road Overlay Zoning District. Attendees will be encouraged to provide feedback through comment cards and a public comment session. These meetings are the third round of public workshops regarding the Maybank Highway and Main Road corridors. For additional information regarding the Maybank Highway and Main Road Zoning Project please visit the project page at

For more information, please contact Aaron Holly, City of Charleston – 843-973-7253,  or Dan Frazier, AICP, Charleston County – 843-202-7235, 

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