Planning and Community Development


**New Fee Schedule Effective 7/1/2021**

Ongoing Projects & Announcements
On February 1, 2021, the Town Council unanimously adopted the first Town of Apex Affordable Housing Plan. The Plan assesses affordable housing needs in Apex, establishes a vision and goals related to affordable housing, and identifies 14 recommendations Apex can undertake to meet those goals. Visit the Affordable Housing Plan page to learn more and to sign up for email updates about the Town’s efforts to implement plan recommendations.

The Apex Downtown Master Plan & Parking Study, adopted in December 2019, has won two awards! The Town received the Marvin Collins Small Area Plan Award from the North Carolina Chapter of the American Planning Association and a second place award for Citizen Participation for “Downtown Master Plan Citizen Engagement” from North Carolina City & County Communicators. The plan, developed for the Town by Stantec Urban Places, established a transformational vision for Downtown Apex. Visit to learn about the Town’s efforts to implement 3 of the top 10 recommendations in the Downtown Plan.