Henderson NC! The Gateway Downtown

Our Downtown Committee's

The Henderson Vance Downtown Development Committee is an organized 501(3)c North Carolina corporation. The organization relies on its volunteer and appointed committee member's.

Application to Serve on Commission:  Please contact the DDC Board principal office of the Corporation. We are located at 207 N Garnett St, Henderson, NC 27536.

Membership and Terms of Appointment:  The DDC is comprised of a Board of Directors consisting of twenty-one (21) persons

  • sixteen (16) Directors to be chosen to represent one or more interests as set out in subsection (C) of the adopted bylaws.
  • One (1) executive director appointed by the Henderson City council
  • two (2) directors appointed by the Henderson City council
  • two (2) Directors to represent the local governing bodies, namely, the Mayor of Henderson and a designee of the Vance County Board of Commissioners.

The Directors shall serve terms of three years. This provision intends that the Board shall have staggered terms and that no more than one—third of the membership not representing local governing bodies would be up for replacement or reappointment in any given year.