The Zoning Board of Adjustment (ZBA) is an appointed, quasi-judicial body that hears and decides appeals and variance requests.  The board consists of five (5) members and two (2) alternates that are appointed by the Rowan County Board of Commissioners.  The ZBA meets on the second floor of the J. Newton Cohen, Sr. Rowan County Administration Building (130 W. Innes Street) on the third Thursday of each month as needed.  All meetings are open to the public.  For more information regarding variances, appeals, or case files, click on the appropriate link below or contact the Planning Department at (704) 216-8588.     

Current Members
Joseph Coladarci Jr.
Elizabeth Cox 
Patricia Gilbert
Jeff Morris - Chairman
Glen Shimmel

Appeal Application 
Variance Application

Rules of Procedure

Case Files