The Harrisburg Planning and Zoning Board makes recommendations to the Town Council about:
- Major subdivisions and text amendments to the unified development ordinance
They also act as the Board of Adjustment, a quasi-judicial body, which hears:
- Variance cases
- Conditional use appeals
- Appeals about decisions of the zoning administrator
The Harrisburg Town Council consists of seven members. Six members appointed byt the Harrisburg Town Council. These members live within the Town of Harrisburg. The Board of County Commissioners appoints one member. This member lives within the extraterritorial jurisdiction of the Town of Harrisburg.
Appointments are for three-year terms.