Planning commission recommends supervisors approve a rezoning request

Madison White Franks

by Madison White Franks

Following a public hearing last Thursday, the Lancaster planning commission recommended the board of supervisors approve a rezoning request.

According to planning and land use director Don Gill, applicant Jimmie Carter of Carter Financial Corporation wishes to sell the parcel in question to an existing business in the county which has outgrown its current location.

The 4.2-acre parcel is the site of the maintenance building for the former King Carter Golf Course.

Commission member Bob Smart moved to forward the rezoning of the parcel of land from residential to commercial and it passed 5-0-1, with support from…