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 & Development Department at (704) 216-8588.     

Current Members
James Carter - Chairman
James Kirks
Keith Knight
Jim Ogg
Norman Ribelin
David Miller (Alternate)
Vacant (Alternate)

Roster File

Appeal Application 

Variance Application

Rules of Procedure

Case Files