Board of Adjustment

Jacksonville Board of AdjustmentAbout the Board of Adjustment

The board may grant variances from requirements of the Zoning Ordinance when there are practical difficulties or undue hardships involved in compliance. The Board of Adjustment is a quasi-judicial body that hears appeals from Citizens concerning administrative decisions made by the Zoning Codes Officer.


  • Every fourth Wednesday when there is business to conduct
  • 4 PM
  • City Hall
    Meeting Rooms A & B
    815 New Bridge Street
    Jacksonville, NC 28540


Jason Larson, Chief Code Enforcement OfficerJerry Bittner, City Council MemberCommunity Members:
Gary Herbold, Vice Chairman

Dr James Boyce, Member

Albert Burgess, ETJ Member

David Dillingham, Member

Keith G. Fisher, Attorney

Steven Hart, City Alternate Member

Gilbert Stewart, Member

Jerry Bittner, City Council Liaison (Right)

Jason Larson, Chief Code Enforcement Officer (Far Right)

Vacancies: 1, ETJ Alternate Member

Qualifications for Appointment

Four members shall reside within the City limits and one member shall be a resident of the Extraterritorial Jurisdiction (ETJ). Members must be registered to vote within Onslow County, except for active duty military personnel.

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