Hardy County Planning Commission

Melissa Scott, Planner
Email: mscott.hardyplanner@gmail.com

204 Washington Street, Basement Level

Moorefield, WV 26836

Phone: 304-530-0257

Fax: 304-530-0258

Office Hours

Monday - Friday, 8:30 A.M. to 4:00 P.M. 
Documents and applications can be placed in the mail slot 
located on the Planning Office door in the basement of the Hardy County Courthouse


Mission Statement

The Hardy County Planning Office is committed to providing the highest level of Professional planning services. We will accomplish this through employees who anticipate public needs, and promote a work environment that encourages creativity, communication and cooperation. The office will also encourage professional development and training for all staff members.

The Hardy County Planning Office has adopted a “Mission Statement” and “Core Values”. 

This Mission Statement and accompanying Core Values are reflected in this work plan. Planning Office Core Values are through A.C.T

Accountability ~ Customer Service ~ Transparency of Action  

The Planning office will commit itself our mission statement and core values to provide the maximum service to the citizens of Hardy County.

Planning Commission Board

Charlotte Bowman, Capon District

County Commission Representative

Dave Fansler, Lost River District

 Roger Saville, Moorefield District

George Leatherman, Moorefield District

 Greg Greenwalt, Moorefield District

Lee Lehman, South Fork District

Charles Kohne, Capon District

Robert Williams, South Fork District

Planning Commission Ordinance


Board of Zoning Appeals

Daniel Aylor, Capon District

Rodney Funkhouser, Lost River District

Raymond Hines, Moorefield District

Robert Moran, South Fork District

Jeff Liller, South Fork District

Charles "Skip" Landis, South Fork District 

Public Information Notices

New: The Hardy County Planning Commission has been working on revisions to the Hardy County Comprehensive Plan that was adopted in 2011.  The changes will be presented to the public at several community meetings designed to collect public input and comment prior to finalization and public hearing process. 


Public information & input meetings have been scheduled as follows:


October 28th – Peru Community Center  - 6:00 p.m.

November 3rd – Hardy Co. Ambulance Authority Building at Baker – 6:00 p.m.

November 9th – Wardensville War Memorial – 6:00 p.m.

December 1st – South Branch Inn (Moorefield) – 6:00 p.m.


The revised plan can be viewed at the Hardy  County Planning Office in the lower level of the courthouse or it can be downloaded @:  http://hardyplanningwv.my-free.website/

Maps, Ordinances, Plans, etc.


Hardy County Comprehensive Plan 

Proposed Revision - Comprehensive Plan


Hardy County Comprehensive Map- Future
Hardy County Comprehensive Plan- Current Use Map
Hardy County Zoning Map

Ordinance/ Applications/ Fee Schedules                                          

Floodplain Ordinance

Improvement Location Permit Ordinance &  Fee Schedule    

Improvement Location Permit Application

Improvement Location Permit Process

Sketch Sheet (ILP)

Mobile Home Court

Exotic Entertainment

Salvage Yard

Farm Land Preservation  

Wireless Telecommunication.

Hardy County Zoning Ordinance                           
Request for Text Ammendment to Zoning Application 
Request for Rezoning Application

Subdivision Ordinance
Minor Subdivision Application
Major Subdivision Application
Exempt Subdivision Application

Appeal of Administrative Decision

Conditional Use Permit Application 

Variance Request

Violation Request for Investigation Form             





Updated 11/25/2015

Photo by Connie Vetter
Photo by Connie Vetter

The following are Regular scheduled meetings for the Planning Commission. The meetings will be held in the Planning Office, in the Courthouse, starting promptly at 7:00PM, unless notice of a change has been posted. The media and public are welcome to attend. Any person desiring to address the Planning Commission must contact the Planning Office no later than three (3) days prior to the meeting at the telephone number/address below. If you have any questions, please feel free to contact the Planning office at 304-530-0257, or mail at: 204 Washington Street, Moorefield, WV 26836. Agendas and draft meeting minutes will be available and posted three (3) days prior to each date.


Tuesday, July 7, 2015
Tuesday, August 4, 2015
Tuesday, September 1, 2015
Tuesday, October 6, 2015
Tuesday, November 3, 2015
Tuesday, December 1, 2015
Tuesday, January 5, 2016
Tuesday, February 2, 2016
Tuesday, March 1, 2016
Tuesday, April 5, 2016
Tuesday, May 2, 2016
Tuesday, June 7, 2016