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Union County, North Carolina

Planning Board

Member Name Position Title Term expiration District Qualifications

Christopher Duggan

Regular Member

4/19/2019

at large

County Resident

Don Fisher

Chairman

4/19/2020

at large

County Resident

Patrick Harrison

Regular Member

4/19/2021

at large

County Resident

Russell Wing

Vice Chairman

4/19/2020

at large

County Resident

Everette Medlin

Regular Member

4/19/2019

at large

County Resident

Charles Griffin

Regular Member

4/19/2021

at large

County Resident

Vacant

Vacant

Vacant

Notes: If a member name cell is blank, it can mean either the current position and term are vacant, or the person who served in the capacity during the term date is still serving until a new appointment is made.

Legislation

AUTHORITY TO ESTABLISH: NCGS 153A-321

Development Ordinance Article 85 Section 85.020

COUNTY: “ORDINANCE TO ESTABLISH A PLANNING BOARDFOR UNIONCOUNTY – Docket 10 (54-57), Docket 11 (438). Text Amendment to Section 21 of the Land Use Ordinance Adopted March 16, 2009, amended the Number of Members to Seven Regular Members appointed at large and Two Alternate Members.All members, whether regular or alternate members, must reside within the county, and no more than two members shall reside within the same municipality.


Number of Positions

9

Meeting Information

1st Tuesday of the month at 7:00 p.m.

Board of Commissioners Board Room, 1st Floor, Union County Government Center, 500 N Main Street, Monroe, NC

View meeting agendas and minutes

View calendar

Contact Information

Pam Rivers
Phone: 704-283-3565
Email: rivers@unioncountync.gov

Address
500 N. Main St., Suite 70
Monroe, NC 28112

About the Planning Board

POWERS AND DUTIES:

The Planning Board may:

    1. Make studies and recommend to the Board plans, goals, and objectives relating to the growth, development and redevelopment of the county.
    2. Develop and recommend to the Board policies, ordinances, administrative procedures and other means for carrying out plans in a coordinated and efficient manner.
    3. Make recommendations to the Board concerning proposed zoning map changes.
    4. Hear and decide applications for major development permits.
    5. Perform any other duties assigned by the Board.

COMPOSITION:

A.Number of members: seven (7) plus two (2) alternates.
B.Term: three (3) years (Initial Board to serve staggered terms)
C.Requirements of who appoints: Union County Board of Commissioners