Planning Board

Planning Board:

The Planning Board is a seven member Board consisting of four In-City members appointed by the City Council and three extraterritorial jurisdiction (ETJ) members appointed by the Carteret County Board of Commissioners.  If you are interested in serving, please complete a Citizen Participation application. Applications may be obtained from City Clerk Cathy Campbell at (252) 726-6848 x139 or may be found on the Town’s website HERE.  

If you reside in the extra-territorial jurisdiction and are interested in serving, a Carteret County application is required to be completed. A City application is also encouraged to be completed and submitted. Extra-territorial members are appointed by the Carteret County Board of Commissioners. The Town of Morehead City Council makes recommendations to the Carteret County Commissioners for ETJ appointments. The contact for the Carteret County application is (252) 728-8450 x8002.    

Meetings

  • 5:30 pm
  • 3rd Tuesday of each month
  • City Hall Auditorium                                                                                                                                                                         1100 Bridges Street
    Morehead City, NC 28557

Agendas & Minutes

Agendas are available prior to the meetings. Minutes are available following approval.

View Most Recent Agendas and Minutes

If you are interested in serving please submit a Citizen Participation Application.

Overview

The Planning Board is a seven member board composed of representatives from Morehead City and its extraterritorial jurisdiction (ETJ) and which is a recommending body for requests such as rezoning, ordinance amendment, planned development, and major subdivision sketch plan.

The Planning Board is also responsible for reviewing and approving or denying requests for major subdivision preliminary and final plats, landscaping plans for projects over five acres, alternative landscaping plans, and multifamily developments.

In addition, the Planning Board provides input concerning special projects, such as zoning studies, comprehensive reviews of ordinance language, and various plans such as the Land Use Plan (PDF), Pedestrian Plan (PDF), and Bicycle Plan (PDF).

Planning Board Members

The Planning Board is a seven-member Board consisting of four In-City members appointed by the City Council and three extraterritorial jurisdiction (ETJ) members appointed by the Carteret County Board of Commissioners. The chairman and vice-chairman are elected annually by the members of the Planning Board.

Ronetta Gaskill

Ronetta Gaskill


Term: August 15, 2021 through August 15, 2024

Sally Lumpkin

Sally Lumpkin

Chairperson
Term: August 15, 2021 through August 15, 2024

Diana Tootle

Diana Tootle

Vice Chairperson
Term: August 15, 2022 through August 15, 2025

Matt Johnson

Matt Johnson

Term: August 15, 2022 through August 15, 2025

Nathan Chambers

Nathan Chambers

Term: August 15, 2021 through August 15, 2024

Glenn Curtis

Glenn Curtis

Term: August 15, 2021 through August 15, 2024

Curtis Oden, Jr.

Curtis Oden, Jr.

Term: August 15, 2022 through August 15, 2025