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:
Contact: Joey Lea, Inspections Division.
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: Daniel Shoffner, Planning
Burlington Minimum Housing Commission:
Contact: David Beal, Planning
Tree and Appearance Commission:
Makes recommendations to City Council regarding community appearance. Meets 3rd Wednesday of each month at
Contact: Jeff Parsons, Cemetery and Grounds Division
Planning and Zoning Commission:
Advises City Council on planning, zoning and subdivision matters. Meets 4th Monday of each month at
Contact: Amy Nelson, Planning
Public Transit Advisory Commission:
The Public Transit Advisory Commission consists of seven members, five appointed by the Burlington City Council, one appointed by the Gibsonville Town Council, and one appointed by Alamance County. All members of the Commission must reside within the service area of the Public Transit System. Members may not serve dual appointments with any other appointed City board or commission. The Commission meets on the 2nd Tuesday of each month at
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 1st Wednesday of each month at 7 pm, City Council Chambers, Municipal Building.
Contact: Jason Geary, Traffic Engineer
Burlington - Alamance Airport Authority:
Advises City Council regarding the operation and development of the regional 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 noon, Housing Authority Office, 133 N Ireland Street.
Alamance County Library Committee
Recommends programs, policies
Contact: M.J. Wilkerson (336) 229-3588