The Greensboro Planning Board studies the needs and resources of Greensboro and plans for its appropriate development. Some responsibilities include:
- Reviewing the text of the Land Development Ordinance and advising City Council on its changes.
- Advising the City Council on measures related to annexations and comprehensive planning.
- Making recommendations to the City Council regarding community development activities (such as plans and financing options to preserve neighborhoods, enhance downtown, create jobs, and expand the supply of safe affordable housing) and Neighborhood Small Projects program applications.
- Reviewing the Tree Conservation and Landscape Ordinances, advising staff on appropriate changes to the text, and providing professional expertise for developing program goals and policies for the Greensboro Urban Forestry Program.
The Planning Board is composed of nine citizen members appointed by City Council for three-year terms. Regular meetings are held on the third Wednesday of each month at 4 pm in the Council Chamber of the Melvin Municipal Office Building.
If you are interested in serving on the Planning Board, please complete and submit this form.
|Mark Isaacson, Chair||101 W. Friendly Ave., Greensboro, NC 27401||08/15/19 District 3|
|William Steve Allen Jr, Vice Chair||1413 Blueberry Ln., Greensboro, NC 27401||08/15/20 District 1|
|Homer S. Wade||1805 Madison Ave., Greensboro, NC 27403||08/15/21 District 4|
|John M. Martin||211 Isabel St., Greensboro, NC 27401||08/15/18 District 3|
|Richard T. Bryson||1402 Cushing St., Greensboro, NC 27405||08/15/20 District 2|
|Donald Brandon||1437 Old Hickory Dr., Greensboro, NC 27405||08/15/22 District 2|
|Michael R. Cooke II||2416 Sherwood St., Greensboro, NC 27403||08/15/19 District 3|
|Roy Blackman||5705 Pinehaven Dr., Greensboro, NC 27410||08/15/21 District 5|
|Carol A. Carter||5505 Hempstead Dr., Greensboro, NC 27410||08/15/20 District 5|