Planning Board

General Information

In order to facilitate open communication, the Town of Duck encourages the community to participate in its government! At regularly scheduled meetings of the Planning Board, a time of “PUBLIC COMMENT” will be set aside at the beginning of each meeting. This is a time for anyone to address the Planning Board on any matter not on the agenda for that meeting. In the interest of time, the Chairperson may set and enforce appropriate time limits for comments. During all meetings, courteousness and quiet consideration for all those present is requested.


The Town of Duck is seeking applicants to fill a vacancy on the Planning Board. The Town of Duck Planning Board is an advisory board that performs core responsibilities set forth by state law to advise on matters pertaining to comprehensive and land use planning; zoning; zoning amendments and plan consistency; and ordinances.

Please note that as part of the application process, individuals will be required to attend the April 3, 2024 Town Council meeting to introduce themselves, explain their association with Duck, as well as why they want to be appointed to the Planning Board.  Please note that applications are considered a public record (name, address, telephone number(s), email address(es), etc.) and will be posted as part of the Council agenda packet unless you contact the Town Clerk to have information redacted from the application.

Interested parties must be real property owners within the Town. For more information about Planning Board, please click here. To be considered for this vacancy, please complete this form and return it to the Town Clerk. The deadline to submit an application is Monday, March 25, 2024 by 5:00 p.m.


Agendas for each meeting are posted approximately five days before Planning Board Meetings. Check back regularly for updates.\

The next Regular Meeting of the Planning Board is on Wednesday, March 13, 2024 at 5:30 p.m. in the Paul F. Keller Meeting Hall. The agenda will be posted the Friday prior to the meeting.

To view the agenda and/or the associated attachments from the last meeting, click on the links below.

Agenda (pdf)Complete Agenda Package (large file, pdf )YouTube Livestream

In-person attendance by the public is welcome and encouraged. 

Regular Meeting Public Comment may be submitted in person during the meeting or by emailing by 5:00 p.m. the day before the meeting. This email address is intended only for comments that you wish to be submitted into the public record.

To email Planning Board members, please find contact information here.
For questions regarding the meeting itself, please contact Director of Community Development Joe Heard at

Interested in serving on the Planning Board? Complete and submit this form to the Town Clerk by emailing or mail to:
Town of Duck
PO Box 8369
Duck, NC 27949


Planning Board Meeting Minutes are posted on this page as they become available. Check back frequently, as this page is updated as soon as minutes are released. For minutes not listed, please contact us at (252) 255-1234 or at

2024 Minutes

January 10, 2024
February 14, 2024

2023 Minutes

February 8, 2023
March 8, 2023
April 12, 2023
May 10, 2023
June 14, 2023
July 12, 2023
August 9, 2023
September 13, 2023
October 18, 2023
December 13, 2023

2022 Minutes