The Dobson Board of Commissioners appoints members to several boards and committees in the community. These Boards and Committees are created for various reasons. Some are required by state law while others are formed to a concentrate on a specific function or area of interest. For a schedule of meeting dates and times for the following boards and committees, click here.
ABC BOARDThe ABC Board oversees the Dobson ABC store. The ABC Board operates as a part of the North Carolina Alcoholic Beverage Control Commission, other than the appointment of board members the ABC Store is administratively and financially independent from the Town.
Chairman - David Blanc
PLANNING BOARD & BOARD OF ADJUSTMENTState law mandates that any municipality with a Zoning Ordinance have a Planning Board and Board of Adjustment. These Boards are responsible for the creation and implementation of the Town’s Zoning Ordinance.
Chairman - Gene Everette
Jaime Tilley (Alternate Member)
TOURISM DEVELOPMENT AUTHORITY BOARDThe Tourism Development Authority (TDA) uses Occupancy Tax collected from local hotels and motels to promote Tourism in Dobson. The TDA primarily spends funds on advertising, aesthetic improvements to the public spaces, and local festivals and events.
Chairman - Ed Shelton
RECREATION COMMITTEEThe Recreation Committee was formed with task of examining and improving recreation opportunities available to residents. This Board also hosts the Dobson Spring Folly.
Chairperson - Russell Jones
Secretary - Misty Marion
CEMETARY BOARDThe Cemetery Board oversees the operations of the Town Cemetery located behind Town Hall.
Chairperson - Theresa Hutchins
LIBRARY BOARDThe Library Board oversees the operations of the Dobson Library.
Chairman - Tanya Hall
Vice Chairman - Debbie Wilmoth
Secretary - Peggy Stanley