The Planning Board is comprised of seven residents, five of whom are appointed by the Town of Beaufort and live within the Town corporate limits and two of whom are appointed by the Carteret County Board of Commissioners and reside within the town's extraterritorial jurisdiction (ETJ). 

To read about the powers, duties, composition, etc. of the Planning Board please review Section 22 of the Town's Land Development Ordinance (updated 5.14.18).
                                             2018 Planning Board

Member  Appointment Ends  Term Information 
John A.C. Cartner      Jan. 31, 2020 In-Town member

 Paula Gillikin

Jan. 31, 2020  In-Town member
Jack Gilstrap   Jan. 31, 2019

ETJ (Co.appointment)

Jeanette Holland, Chair        Jan. 31, 2019

ETJ (Co. appointment)

Dan Kelly Jan. 31, 2019 In-Town member
Ralph Merrill Jan. 31, 2021 In-Town member
Ryan Neve, Vice-Chair   Jan. 31, 2020 In-Town member

 Ms. Gillikin is filling a vacated seat.

Planning Board Links and Documents are accessible here.

Applications for the Planning Board should be submitted prior to the cut-off date indicated on the 2019 Planning Board Calendar. Applications and necessary supporting materials can be mailed, emailed, or dropped off at Town Hall by the designated submission deadline date. Please call 252-728-2142 for more details.