Board of Commissioners

2023 Board of Commissioners in session

The Board of Commissioners sets the County’s property tax rate, regulates land use and zoning outside municipal jurisdictions, and adopts the annual budget. The Board meets monthly on the first and third Mondays, with exceptions for holidays and special events. Please consult the Meeting Schedule page for the current schedule.

2023 State of the County Address

Wake County Board of Commissioners Chair Shinica Thomas hosted the 2023 State of the County Address on Monday, Nov. 13. The event was held at the PNC Arena to update the community on Wake's work and celebrate a year of successes with partners. The theme of the State of the County Address was “Better Together.”

Learn More and Watch the Address

Contact the Commissioners


  • Mail to:
    P.O. Box 550
    Raleigh, NC 27602