Board of Adjustment

Current Agenda

Board of Adjustment hearings are held on the second Monday of each month at 6:00 PM in the Harnett County Development Services Building located at 420 McKinney Pkwy. in Lillington in the Board Meeting room. 

Board of Adjustment Members 

  • Andrew Ruhland, Chairman
  • Murray Simpkins, Vice Chairman
  • Walter Massey, Board Member
  • Jonathon Pope, Board Member
  • William Dan Andrews, Board Member 


The Board of Adjustment hears the following applications:

  • Residential Special Use Permits
  • Non-residential Special Use Permits
  • Variance
  • Appeal of Zoning Administrator
  • Administrative Review

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The Harnett County Board of Adjustment consists of five (5) members and six (6) alternate members, each serving terms of three (3) years. Members are appointed by the Harnett County Board of Commissioners. For information on applying for membership, complete and return an application to the County Administration Department, or contact them directly at (910) 893-7555.