Chatham County seeks applicant for Agriculture Advisory Board vacancy

Pittsboro, NC – Chatham County seeks applicants for one vacancy on the Chatham County Agriculture Advisory Board.  The deadline to apply to fill the vacancy is October 18, 2019 at 5 p.m.

The advisory board especially needs a member from either the southeastern section of the county located east of NC 87 and south of US 64 or the southwestern segment located west of NC 87 and south of US 64.  The board typically meets eight to ten times a year at the Chatham County Agriculture & Conference Center in Pittsboro.

The Agriculture Advisory Board advises the County Board of Commissioners on agricultural issues and related land use issues. The board also reviews applications for farm properties to be designated as a Voluntary Agriculture District to make sure they meet state requirements.

The open seat’s term will expire June 30, 2021 after which the person appointed will have the opportunity to be reappointed to a three year term.

To complete an online application for committee service, visit  or contact Lindsay Ray at 919-545-8302 or  to obtain a printed or emailed copy. The deadline is October 18, 2019 at 5 p.m.