In January and February of 2019, three new long range plans were unanimously adopted by the Town Council that will guide transportation and land use in Apex between now and the year 2045. Learn more by visiting the Bike Apex and Advance Apex pages.

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Mission Statement

The mission of the Apex Planning and Community Development Department is to provide coordinated guidance and regulation of the growth and development of the Town of Apex through the:
  • Review of subdivision and site development plans
  • Creation and implementation of long-range land use, transportation, and hazard mitigation plans
  • Enforcement of the Town's Unified Development Ordinance
  • Provision of professional advice and technical expertise to the citizens, elected officials, appointed boards and committees, and other departments of the Town of Apex
The Planning and Community Development Department is committed to ensuring quality development within the Town of Apex that protects environmentally sensitive areas, provides for adequate transportation networks, promotes economic vitality, provides quality housing at affordable prices, and promotes a sense of community that is compatible with the small town character of Apex.