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Board of Adjustment

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2018 Meeting Dates

January 23, 2018

February 27, 2018

March 27, 2018

April 24, 2018

May 22, 2018

June 26, 2018

July 24, 2018

August 28, 2018

September 25, 2018

October 23, 2018

December 11, 2018

The Board of Adjustment (BOA) holds quasi-judicial public hearings to determine requests made by property owners in the City and County of Durham for minor and custodial care special use permits, variances and appeals of administrative interpretations or decision, as authorized by State law and local ordinance. The BOA is composed of ten member appointed by the Durham City Council and the Board of Commissioners.

The board consists of seven members and three alternates. The Board of County Commissioners appoints three members and two alternates of whom at least three must reside outside the city limits.  The Durham City Council appoints four members and one alternate. All must reside within the corporate city limits.

For more information on the Board of Adjustment, including minutes and other documents, please click here.


 Meeting Date and Time  Monthly, Fourth Tuesday at 8:30 a.m.
 Meeting Place

 City Hall

 Committee Room, 2nd Floor

 101 City Hall Plaza

 Durham, NC  27701

 Contact Person  Kyle Taylor, Planner 
 Contact Email