Board of Adjustment

  1. Important Department of Land Use Coronavirus Policy

    The health, safety, and well-being of our residents, customers and employees is of the highest priority for the New Castle County Department of Land Use. Please see our Coronavirus Policy below that is now in effect. Read on...
View All

Regular Meetings (Public Hearings)

  • 6 p.m.
  • Second and Fourth Thursday of the month (Note: Business Meetings are typically held immediately following the Public Hearings.) Dates, times and/or locations of meetings and hearings are subject to change.
  • All meetings are open to the public
  • New Castle County Government Center
    87 Read’s Way
    New Castle, DE 19720


  • David H. Burt, Chair
  • Terry Parker, Vice Chair
  • William Brooks
  • Richard Farmer
  • Izuru Osegbu-Rivers
  • Monique Slowe
  • Edward Thomas

About the Board

Members are appointed by the County Executive and County Council. The Board hears requests from property owners for variances from a variety of county laws and regulations.

Legal authority for the composition and responsibilities of the Board of Adjustment may be found in DE Title 9, subsections 1311 through 1314 and in the New Castle County Code 40.30.320.

2020 Minutes