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Planning & Economic Development

202 E Main St

Floyd, Virginia 24091

Phone: (540) 745-9300

Fax: (540) 745-9305

Office Hours:


8:00 am to 4:30 pm

Community and Economic Development Director

Lydeana Martin

Operations Manager

Tabitha Hodge

Karla Turman

The Community and Economic Development Office focuses on planning and development to facilitate orderly, responsible growth. This office also assists companies who wish to create or expand businesses and jobs in Floyd County. Staff also works to encourage geotourism in the County. The Floyd County Economic Development Director serves as staff to the Economic Development Authority and the Planning Commission. Each meeting is open to the public.


The Economic Development Authority meets at 6:00 pm on the fourth Monday of each month at the Floyd Innovation Center, 158 Pioneer Way, Floyd, VA 24091.

Visit for additional information on the Economic Development Authority.

Jon Beegle
616 Deerfield LN. NE, Floyd VA 24091

Vice Chairman
Andy Finn
220 Parkway LN S, Suite 5, Floyd, VA 24091

Joy Gardner
801 New Haven Road, SE, Floyd, VA  24091

Marty Holliday
883 Thunderstruck Rd., NE, Floyd, VA  24091

George Nester
208 Radford Rd, Floyd, VA 24091

Jim Newlin
1145 Rock Church Road, Meadows of Dan, VA  24120

Mellisa Cox
6324 Floyd Hwy S. Willis, VA  24390


The Planning Commission meets at 6pm on the third Tuesday of each month at the Floyd County Administrative building, 120 West Oxford Street, Floyd, VA 24091.

Chair – Locust Grove District
Deborah Baum

Vice Chair – Little River District
Jeremy Yuvanavattana

Burks Fork District
Richard Telling

Courthouse District
Mark Sowers

Floyd Co. Board of Supervisors – Indian Valley District
Kalinda Bechtold


Items to be considered by the Planning Commission must be submitted to the Subdivision Agent by the second Tuesday of that month, so that they can be sent out in the mailing to the Planning Commission. Please note that the Planning Commission and Subdivision Agent have 60 days after receiving a complete plat package to review any plat. Furthermore, if state agency approval is needed, the Commission and Agent shall have an additional 45 days after receiving State Agency(s) opinion to complete the local review.

Proposed Ordinance

Comparison Document

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