Board of Adjustment


Agendas & Minutes
Agendas are available prior to the meetings. Minutes are available following approval.
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Board Power & Duties
The 5 members of the Board of Adjustment are appointed by the Mayor and City Council, and serve without compensation for 4-year terms. The powers and duties of the Board of Adjustment include:
  • Hearing and deciding appeals to orders, requirements, or decisions made by the zoning administrator in the enforcement of the zoning ordinance
  • Hearing and deciding appeals for variances from the terms of the zoning ordinance due to special circumstances applicable to the property
  • Hearing requests for reasonable accommodation under the zoning code for an individual with a disability, or disability of an individual(s), who will reside at the property, pursuant to state or federal law.
Additional Information
All meetings are open to the public. Please see Section 15-1-5 (PDF) of the City Code for a complete description of the powers and duties of the Board of Adjustment.