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The Ayden Governing Board meets on the second Monday of each month at 7 pm in the District Courtroom, second floor of Town Hall (4144 West Ave.)  Special Called Meetings are held from time to time and will be announced on the front page of the website, as well as posted on the front door of the Ayden Town Hall. To contact the Town Manager’s office, please call (252) 481-5826.

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The Town of Ayden Governing Board appoints members to the Planning Board/Board of Adjustment, Library Board, and Arts & Recreation Commission.

The Planning Board performs studies and surveys of the present conditions and probable future development of the town and its environs, formulates and recommends to the Board of Commissioners the adoption and amendment to the land use plan and other plans as necessary, initiates proposals for amendments to the Unified Development Ordinance based upon the findings and recommendations delivered in such studies and adopted plans, determines whether specific proposed developments conform to the principles and requirements of the adopted land use plan for growth and improvement of the town and perform any other related duties that the Board of Commissioners may direct per NCGS 160D-301.

The Board of Adjustment hears and decides appeals of administrative decisions where it is alleged by the appellant that there is error in any order, requirement, permit, decision, determination, or refusal made by the Administrator in the carrying out or enforcement of any provision of this ordinance.

The Library Board serves to be an advocate for Ayden Library within the community and to serve as a representative of the community for the library board. They help establish and implement programs, policies, and regulations for the library.

The purpose of the Arts & Recreation Commission is to advise the Recreation Director on parks and recreation issues. The Commission investigates and determines the needs, interests, and goals of the community for recreation and facilities and programs and make recommendations to the Recreation Director.

If you would like to apply for a vacancy on one of our Town Boards (Planning Board/Board of Adjustment, Library Board or Arts & Recreation Commission), please fill out the application linked below and return to Sarah Radcliff, Town Clerk, at Town Hall. Or Mail to 4144 West Avenue, Ayden, NC 28513.

Board Application

There are no board vacancies at this time. Please check back later!

Town Hall Meetings

Ayden welcomes all residents’ input through our monthly public meetings. See below for more information about our meeting schedules, agenda, and minutes.

**This is the officially adopted calendar of the Board of Commissioners. Changes to this calendar will be posted on the website’s home page.

2022 Meeting Calendar