Raleigh Board of Adjustment

Last updated Apr. 01, 2014 - 10:21 am
  • Meeting Location

  • Raleigh Municipal Building
  • 222 West Hargett Street
  • Room 201
  • Raleigh, NC 27601

Public Participation

For general inquiries and to participate in the next Board of Adjustment meeting, contact the Zoning Division at 919-996-2475.

Purpose

The Raleigh Board of Adjustment is a quasi-judicial body which acts on appeals for variances, special exceptions and interpretations in the zoning regulations. Its decisions are final but may be subject to court action. The Board consists of eight members: four regular members and two alternate members are appointed to two-year terms by the City Council and must reside within the City limits; one regular member and one alternate are appointed by Wake County Commissioners and must reside within the City's extraterritorial jurisdiction. Established by City Code Section 24-48.

Members

  • John Silverstein
  • Counsel to the Board
  • 900-250 Ridgefield Drive
  • 919-790-9102 (W)
  • Karen M. Kemerait
  • City Alternate
  • 1011-101C Haynes Street
  • 919-600-6270/6275
  • Serving: 1st Term, 2/22/12 - 2/21/14
  • Tommy Jeffreys
  • Secretary/County
  • 5912 Spring Valley Drive
  • 919-876-6309 (W)
  • Serving: 4th Term, 5/1/07 - 4/30/15 (Served as County Alternate 8/1/05-4/30/07)
  • Charles Coble
  • Chairman/City
  • 150 Fayetteville Street PO Box 1800
  • 919-839-0300 (W)
  • Serving: 3rd Term, 5/16/13 - 5/15/15 (Served at City Alternate 11/18/07-05/15/09)
  • Timothy Figgins
  • City
  • 1009 Angel Oaks Court
  • 919-231-7730 (H)
  • Serving: 3rd Term, 6/18/13 - 6/17/15 (Served as City Alternate 2/12/18-6/17/09)
  • Ted Shear
  • City
  • 928 Ravenwood Drive
  • 919-859-0064 (W)
  • Serving: 2nd Term, 7/7/10 - 7/6/14 (Served as City Alternate 5/16/09-7/16/10)
  • Joseph Lyle
  • County Alternate (RESIGNED)
  • 3609 Willow Bluff Drive
  • Serving: 2nd Term, 1/3/12 - 4/30/15
  • J. Carr McLamb
  • Vice Chairman/City
  • NC Dept. of Environmental and Natural Resources
  • 919-707-8310 (W)
  • Serving: 1st Term, 3/7/12 - 3/6/14 (Served as City Alternate 6/18/09-3/6/12)
  • Brian M. Williams
  • City Alternate
  • 421-1200 Fayetteville St.
  • 919-835-0900 (W)
  • Serving: 2nd Term, 7/7/10 - 7/6/14

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