Board of Adjustment

The Board of Adjustment is a quasi-judicial board. Some powers and duties include interpretation, administrative review, conditional uses and variances. Five regular and three alternate members are appointed by the Town (these members live inside the corporate limits).

Terms of Service

Appointment terms are for three (3) years with an appointment date of July 1.


  • Edward Moore
  • George Escaravage
  • Joshua Morgan 
  • Henry Kidder (Chair)
  • John Baus
  • Robert Herrmann
  • Judi Donovan (Alternate)


Meetings are held on the first Tuesday of each month at 5:30 p.m. in the Town Hall Board Room located at 9 South Main Street.

Meeting Minutes 

The Development Services Director staffs the Board of Adjustment, and may be reached at (828) 456-2004.

Meeting minutes from meetings may be viewed at