KM Housing Committee

About the Board:

The Kings Mountain Housing Committee is authorized to recommended policies, tools and strategies to City Council to accomplish the following:

  • Replace and redevelop aged single-family housing stock and achieve balance targets for the distribution of single-family housing stock in all price bands
  • Replace and redevelop aged multi-family housing stock with mixed-income mixed-use multifamily housing stock, including developments of new stock, and achieving balance targets for the distribution of multi-family housing stock in all price bands
  • Establish local education resources for home buyer readiness, workforce readiness, mentoring, homework assistance, life coaching and soft skills
  • Establish a rental housing permit policy requiring landlords to allow for biannual minimum housing inspections
  • Respond to requests for recommendations on housing related matters presented to the committee by staff or council
  • Work with Staff to develop public-private housing development proposal


  • Meetings are held on the third Friday of each month at 9:00 a.m.
  • Meetings are held in Council Chambers at City Hall, 101 W. Gold Street, Kings Mountain

Agenda & Minutes:

Click here to view the agenda and minutes for the Nomination Committee Board


The Kings Mountain Housing Committee is comprised of three Councilmembers, who are appointed at the Organizational Meeting of City Council, the Planning Director for the City of Kings Mountain, as well as the currently seated Director of the Kings Mountain Housing Authority and the Chairperson of the Planning & Zoning Board.
Member Name Position Term Expires
Councilmember Annie Thombs Chairperson December, 2025
Doug Lawing, Designee for Planning and Zoning Board Vice-Chairperson December, 2024
Councilmember Jay Rhodes Member December, 2025
Councilmember Jimmy West Member December, 2025
Seated Director of KM Housing Authority or Designee Member Indefinite
Kimberly Herndon, Planning Director Member Indefinite