Boards & Commissions
Burlington's volunteer Citizen Advisory Boards and Commissions perform the important function of advising the City Council about matters including preservation of historic sites, zoning, recreational facilities, and traffic within the City.
Board of Adjustment:
Considers Special Use Permits and Variances to the zoning ordinance and hears appeals to the decisions rendered by the Zoning Administrator. Meets 2nd Tuesday of each month at
Contact: Joey Lea, Planning Department.
Burlington Historic Preservation Commission:
Advises City Council regarding the historic preservation of the community and directs the local historic site and district program. Meets 2nd Tuesday of each month at
Contact: David Beal, Planning
Burlington Minimum Housing Commission:
Contact: David Beal, Assistant Planning Director
Tree and Appearance Commission:
Makes recommendations to
Contact: Jeff Parsons, Cemetery and Grounds Division
Planning and Zoning Commission:
Contact: Amy Nelson, Planning
Public Transit Advisory Commission:
Advises on matters concerning Link Transit. Meets on the 2nd Tuesday of each month at 5:30 p.m., Municipal Conference Room, Municipal Building.
Contact: Mike Nunn, Transportation Director
Recreation and Parks Commission:
Advises City Council on matters involving recreational facilities operated by the City. Meets 2nd Thursday of each month at
Contact: Tony Laws, Recreation
Considers matters relative to the safe and efficient flow of traffic in the City. Meets the 3rd Thursday of each month at 7:00 p.m., City Council Chambers, Municipal Building.
Contact: Jason Geary, Traffic Engineer
Burlington - Alamance Airport Authority:
Directs maintenance , activities, and operations of the Airport. Meets 3rd Wednesday of each month at 12 Noon, Burlington-Alamance Regional Airport.
Contact: Dan Danieley
Burlington - Graham Board of Alcoholic Beverage Control:
Oversees the operation of ABC Stores and disburses profits from the sale of alcoholic beverages. Meets the last Thursday of the following months: Jan, Apr, Jun, Jul, Oct; at
Burlington Housing Authority:
Directs all federal housing projects within the City. Meets 1st Thursday of each month at 12:00 Noon, Housing Authority Office, 133 N Ireland Street.
Alamance County Library Committee
Recommends programs, policies
Contact: M.J. Wilkerson (336) 229-3588