Local Government Planning

Charles County

Profile

​Charles County is bordered on the east by St. Mary's County, the north by Prince George's County, and the west and south by the Potomac River. The County seat is La Plata.​ ​
Charles County Map 

Regional Planning Agency

Tri-County Council for Southern Maryland

Priority Funding Areas (PFA)

View the statewide Interactive PFA Map

Comprehensive Plans

Jurisdiction Current Plan / Adoption Date
Charles Master Plan CMP-2016WRE-2011
Municipalities:
Indian Head CMP-2009
La Plata CMP-2020
Port Tobacco Does not exercise planning and zoning authority
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Septic Law Implementation Plans

Jurisdiction Map & Documentation MDP Response
Charles County Map  Doc​ Response
Municipalities:
Indian Head    
La Plata Map  Doc Response​
Port Tobacco Mapped by County

Minor Subdivision Definition Changes

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Staff Assignments

Sarah Lipkin Sularz
sarah.lipkinsularz@maryland.gov
410-767-3837

Planning Contacts

Ryan Hicks
Town Manager
Town of Indian Head
4195 Indian Head Highway
Indian Head, MD 20640​
info@townofindianhead.org
301-743-5511
Deborah Carpenter
Director
Charles County
Planning and Growth Management
200 Baltimore Street
La Plata, MD 20646
CarpentD@charlescountymd.org
301-645-0692
Jeanine Harrington
Director
Town of La Plata
305 Queen Anne Street
P.O. Box 2268
La Plata, MD 20646
jharrington@townoflaplata.org
301-934-8421