Local Government Planning

Somerset County


Somerset County is bordered to the north by Wicomico County, to the east by Worcester County, to the south by the State of Virginia, and to the west by the Chesapeake Bay. The County seat is in Princess Anne. ​
Somerset County Map 

Regional Planning Agency

Lower-Shore Regional Council

Priority Funding Areas (PFA)

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Comprehensive Plans

Current Plan / Adoption Date
Somerset Master Plan WRE-2010 CMP-1996
Crisfield CMP-2010
Princess Anne CMP-2009
​For a list of the most current adopted plans for Somerset County, please visit the Somerset County Office of Planning, Policy and Economic Development’s webpage or contact local planning staff via the department’s email address​ found on the county’s website.  

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Septic Law Implementation Plans

Jurisdiction Map & Documentation MDP Response
Somerset County Map  Doc  Info Response
Crisfield Map  Doc Response
Princess Anne Map  Doc Response​

Minor Subdivision Definition Changes​

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Staff Assignments

Tracey Taylor
Keith Lackie

Planning Contacts

Clayton Anderson
Town Manager
Town of Princess Anne
Town Hall
30489 Broad Street
Princess Anne, MD 21853
Joyce Morgan
City of Crisfield
City Hall
319 West Main Street
Crisfield, MD 21817
Jesse Drewer
Somerset County
Planning & Zoning Department
Somerset County Office Complex
11916 Somerset Avenue, Room #211
Princess Anne, MD 21853

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