Burlington Board of Adjustment


Meeting Schedule:                   8:30 a.m. the second Tuesday of each month

Meeting Location:                   Burlington City Council Chambers

Contact Person and Phone:     Joey Lea, Code Enforcement Officer              336-222-5085


Purpose:  The Board of Adjustment is a quasi-judicial body whose duties are to hear appeals from and review any order, requirement or decision made by the Zoning Enforcement Officer, to grant Special Use Permits as required by the Zoning Ordinance and to grant variances to the requirements of the Zoning Ordinance when practical difficulties or unnecessary hardships result from carrying out the strict letter of the ordinance.  Requirements for Membership:  Resident of extraterritorial jurisdiction of Burlington.  GS 160a-388 (City) and GS 153a-345 (County).  Established in 1972.