Planning and Inspections

(919) 496-2909 (Planning)
(919) 496-2281 (Inspections)

215 E. Nash St.
Louisburg, NC 27549

Planning and Inspections

The Board of Adjustment is a quasi-judicial body composed of representatives from Franklin County which are given certain powers under and relative to the Unified Development Ordinance (UDO). There are five regular members on the board and two alternates. The Board will select one chairperson, vice chairperson and clerk annually. The primary responsibility of the Board of Adjustment is to review Variance petitions and Conditional Use permit applications. In order for a petition or permit to be granted, four out of five members must decide in favor of the applicant.