(General Ordinances will be added to this site as they are converted into a suitable format) Revisions to both the General Ordinances and the Land Use (Unified Development Ordinance-UDO) are made by generating a request for ordinance change and including a "red-line copy of the recommended change. The following example is of the recodification request for General Ordinance Title III chapter 30 which also includes the rules for the conducting board of commissioners meetings. Example of request form (*.pdf) Example of "red-line" document (*.pdf)
On July 13, 2010 the Town of Calabash Board of Commissioners adopted a Unified Development Ordinance or more commonly referred to as the UDO. Unlike the General Code of Ordinances that is only applicable withing the Town's coporate limits, the UDO is applied and enforced in the both the corporate limits of Calabash as well as the Town's Extra Territorial Jurisdiction (ETJ). Any changes/amendments made to the UDO must first go to a public hearing after being properly advertised.
Approved Unified Development Ordinance Approval 13 July, 2010