Planning Board

Planning Board Members

Inside Town Limits

  • Ed Gary (Chair)
    1132 Clatter Ave. 
    562-0353 (home)
    Term Expires: 12/31/2017

  • Chad Sary
    7805 Fairlake Dr.
    418-7889 (home)
    Term Expires: 12/31/2019

  • Chuck Moseley
    1321 Heritage Heights Lane 
    435-8105 (home)
    Term Expires: 12/31/2017

  • Joe Kimray
    869 Stroud Cir.
    704-842-3252 (cell)
    Term Expires: 12/31/2019


  • Al Hinton
    354 W. Cedar Ave.
    Term Expires: 12/31/18

  • Thad Juszczak (Vice-chair)
    725 Richland Ridge Dr.
    263-8578 (home)
    Term Expires: 12/31/2019

  • Rod Springer
    3815 Heritage Spring Cir. 
    Term Expires: 12/31/2017

  • Karen Kuropas
    1153 Litchborough Way
    Term Expires:  12/31/18

Outside Town Limits‚Äč

  • Colleen Sharpe
    9913 Calvados Dr.
    Term Expires: 12/31/2017


The purpose of the Planning Board is to perform studies and surveys of the present conditions and probable future development of the town and its environs, including but not limited to, studies and surveys of land use, population, traffic, parking, annexation, expansion of extraterritorial jurisdiction, etc. The Planning Board must also formulate recommendations to the Board of Commissioners on petitions related to zoning amendments, special use permits and major site/subdivision master plans.

Terms of Service
Inside-town members of the Planning Board serve three-year terms. Outside-town members serve two-year terms and are appointed by the Wake County Board of Commissioners.

The Planning Board meets at 7:30 p.m. on the first Tuesday of each month, unless otherwise noted, at the Wake Forest Town Hall, 301 S. Brooks St.

Next Planning Board Meeting  
Date: Tuesday, Oct. 3
Time: 7:30 p.m. 
Location: Wake Forest Town Hall, 301. S. Brooks St. 

You can have the Planning Board meeting agenda delivered directly to your inbox each month by signing up for E-Notifier.

Watch Planning Board Meetings Live & On Demand
Planning Board meetings can be viewed both live and on demand by visiting Streaming Media Archive. Meetings are available in streaming video for one year after their original air date and featured in a user-friendly scroll-down menu. Meeting agendas, including links to specific agenda items, are provided with each video offering you easy viewing access to particular items of interest.

Planning Board meetings are also shown live on Wake Forest TV 10 - the Town of Wake Forest's government access channel. Planning Board meetings are also rebroadcast daily throughout the following two weeks at 9 a.m., 3 p.m., and 9 p.m. Community Channel 10 is available only to Wake Forest residents and businesses that subscribe to Time-Warner Cable TV service. For more information, visit /channel10.aspx.

2017 Meeting Schedule‚Äč

Meeting Minutes
Minutes from Planning Board meetings are available upon request by contacting Town Clerk Deeda Harris at 919-435-9413.