The Board of Zoning Adjustment is a quasi-judicial board of five appointed members that hears applications for variances and special exceptions from the zoning ordinance, as well as appeals of administrative decisions. When making a decision concerning an application, the BZA takes into consideration the recommendations of the Office of Zoning and Development staff and the Neighborhood Planning Unit (NPU) as well as testimony given at hearings.
Virtual Public Hearings
Thế giới cáPrior to the hearing, the Board of Zoning Adjustment members are briefed on items listed on the published agenda. Briefing begins at 11:00 a.m. Members of the public are allowed to attend but are not allowed to participate or present during briefing.
Supplemental documents for all applications (variances, special exceptions and appeals) shall be submitted to the Secretary at least seven (7) business days prior to the scheduled date of the hearing.
Citizens may also email documents for inclusion into the official record by submitting such materials to firstname.lastname@example.org by 10:00 am on the date of the public hearing. However, in the event that the Board does not receive pertinent information related to a case, the Board may choose to defer the case to the next available agenda.
All participants will be muted upon entry into the hearing. Please utilize the raise your hand featureThế giới cá to be acknowledged.
Those in support and opposition will each have a total of 10 minutes to present his/her case. If you would like to convene with those that share the same position, Staff can place you in a breakout room upon request. Unless you are speaking in support or opposition of a case, please do not utilize the "raise hand" feature in Zoom for demonstration purposes. The "raise hand" feature should only be utilized if you plan to speak in support or opposition of a case.
MUST HAVE A ZOOM ACCOUNT OR USE DIAL IN NUMBER BELOW
Meeting ID: 945 0504 3086 / Passcode: 470557
Dial-In: 1-929-205-6099 / Conference Code: 94505043086
Public Hearing Agendas, Summaries & Staff Reports
After the hearing date, a summary will be provided to show the action taken by the board.