Town Hall Board Room, 635 East Street, Pittsboro, NC 27312
Planning Board members who reside in the corporate (town or municipal) limits are appointed by the Town Board of Commissioners. Planning Board members who reside in the extraterritorial jurisdiction (ETJ) are appointed by the Chatham County Board of Commissioners with a recommendation by the Town Board.
Clerk to the Board - Phone: 919-533-5481
About the Board
The Planning Board serves as an advisory committee to the Town Board of Commissioners. Responsibilities include review and recommendation on zoning change requests, preliminary subdivision plans, and code text amendments as a typical matter of review. The Planning Board also reviews and makes recommendations to the Town Board of Commissioners on modifications to existing long-range plans and other planning documents related to the growth and development of the Town. As part of the recommendation-making process, the Planning Board also considers recommendations from the Planning Department Staff.