Planning Board

The primary objective of the Planning Board is to develop and maintain a continuing, cooperative planning program to benefit the people of the City of Lincolnton and its extraterritorial jurisdiction.  

The purpose of the Planning Board is to develop and recommend policies, ordinances, administrative procedures, and other means for carrying out plans in a coordinated and efficient manner. 

This is an 8 member board; 6 members being residents of the City of Lincolnton who are appointed by the Lincolnton City Council; 2 members are appointed by the Lincoln County Board of Commissioners.

Regular Meetings:

Time: 4 p.m.

Date: The third Tuesday of each month

Location: Lincolnton City Hall (114 W Sycamore St. Lincolnton, NC 28092)

Click here for the online application to serve on a City of Lincolnton Board or Commission.

For questions or more information on City of Lincolnton Appointed Boards & Commissions, application submissions or vacancies, please contact the City Clerk:

Daphne Ingram, (704) 736-8980 ext. 2281, or by email at