The Planning Board is a recommending body to the Rowan County Board of Commissioners and consists of nine (9) members appointed by the Board.Meetings are held on the 4th Monday of each month at 7:00 p.m. at the J. Newton Cohen, Sr. Rowan County Administration Building (130 W. Innes Street). All meetings are open to the public. The Planning Board hears requests, such as rezonings and ordinance text amendments. They do not recommend decisions on Special Use Permits or Conditional Use Permits - those decisions are made directly through the Rowan County Board of Commissioners. For more information regarding Planning Board requests, click on the appropriate link below or contact the Planning Department at (704) 216-8588.

Current Members
Larry Jones - Vice Chairman
Darlene Blount

Joseph Coladarci Jr.
Blake Jarman
Rip Kersey - Chairman
Steve Poteat
Joe Teeter - Committee B Chairman
Reid Walters
Larry Wright - Committee A Chairman

Rezoning Application
Parallel Conditional Use Rezoning Application (PCUR)
Evaluation Criteria - To be turned in with PCUR Application
Site Plan Checklist - Site Plan to be turned in with PCUR Application
Zoning Text Amendment Application

Rules of Procedure

Case Files