§ 2-5.2  SAME—MEMBERSHIP AND VACANCIES.
   The Planning Board shall consist of seven members, five members shall be citizens and residents of the town and shall be appointed by the Town Board, and two members shall be citizens and residents of the extraterritorial area recorded in the Registry of Deeds of the county; the members shall be appointed by the County Board of Commissioners pursuant to G.S. § 160A-362. Two of the initial members shall be appointed for a term of one year, two for two years and three for three years. Their successors shall be appointed for terms of three years. Vacancies occurring for reasons other than expiration of terms shall be filled as they occur for the period of the unexpired term. Members may be removed for cause by the Town Board.
(1989 Code, § 15-32; 2003 Code, § 2-5.2)