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Zoning Board of Adjustment
Meetings
  • 10 a.m.
  • First Thursday of each month
  • City Hall Council Chambers

Members
The Zoning Board of Adjustment consists of five members and two alternate members that serve two-year terms.
  • Lowell Dunn
    Term expires: 2017
  • Dairy Johnson
    Term expires: 2018
  • Wayne Nelson
    Term expires: 2017
  • Charles Williams
    Term expires: 2017
  • Katherine Zack
    Term expires: 2018

Alternates
  • Leon Allard
    Term expires: 2017
  • Brad Cook
           Term expires: 2017


About the Board
The Zoning Board of Adjustment functions as an appeal board. The board is responsible for holding public hearings and making determinations where it is alleged there is error on any order, requirement, decision, or determination made by the building official in the enforcement of the zoning ordinances. The board has the following powers:
  • To hear and decide appeals where it is alleged there is error on any order, requirement, decision, or determination made by the building official in the enforcement of the Zoning Ordinance
  • To permit variance from the terms of the zoning ordinance as may be necessary to secure appropriate development of a parcel of land which possesses special conditions such that it cannot be appropriately developed with a literal enforcement of the provisions of the ordinance
  • To permit the reconstruction, extension, or enlargement or a building occupied by a nonconforming use
  • To require the discontinuance of nonconforming uses of land or structure under any plan whereby the full value of the structure and facilities can be amortized