CORNELIUS – The Cornelius town board recently filled vacancies on its Planning and Land Development Code Advisory boards, but it still needs volunteers on the town’s Architectural Review Board.

Residents interested in serving on the Architectural Review Board must be residents of Cornelius. Find an application form at the town’s website,, under Boards and Commissions on the right side of the home page. Or pick an application up at Cornelius Town Hall, 21445 Catawba Ave. Town officials ask residents to submit applications by Aug. 26 to Town Clerk Lori Pearson at Or mail the completed form to P.O. Box 399, Cornelius, N.C.  28031.

During their Aug. 1 meeting, town commissioners appointed Norris Woody, Bob Bruton and Toni Shope to vacant seats of the Land Development Code Advisory Board and appointed Gary Knight chairman.

Commissioners also appointed Knight and Cheryl Crawford to seats on the Planning Board.