Zoning Compliance

This office established eleven zones throughout Hardeman County, and each zone has certain land uses which are allowed. These zoning regulations have been made to promote the health, safety, morals, and the general welfare of the Hardeman County Planning Region.

A permit is required for the construction of any building or addition. Also, all mobile homes are required to purchase a permit. County subdivision regulations apply when dividing land for sale or building. This office also enforces Flood Zone regulations so that the county its rating in FEMA’s Flood Insurance Program.


  • Zoning Permits (Building Permit)
  • Subdivision plat approval
  • Rezoning process
  • Variance and uses permitted on appeal


Jim Pierce, Zoning Compliance Officer
100 North Main Street (second floor of county courthouse)
PO Box 594
Bolivar TN 38008

Phone: (731) 658-5412
Fax: (731) 658-2121

Email: jpierce@aeneas.com

Office Hours: Monday – Friday, 8:30am – 4:30pm

Upcoming Events

February 12, 2024

Meeting Notice

Solid Waste committee will meet on Monday, February 12, 2024 at 6 p.m. at the UT Extension building.

February 20, 2024

Meeting Notice

Law Enforcement Committee Meeting scheduled Tuesday, February 20th, 5:30 p.m., Hardeman County Courthouse, Conference Room, 2nd Floor.

February 20, 2024

Meeting Notice

Hardeman County Commissioners will meet 7 p.m. on February 20, 2024, at the Hardeman County Courthouse, 2nd floor, 100 N. Main St., Bolivar. Public is invited to attend.

February 22, 2023

Meeting Notice

Audit Committee will meet Thursday, February 15, 2024 at 5 p.m. in the courthouse conference room.