Boards & Commissions

City Board of Zoning Appeals

The City Board of Zoning Appeals is a body of five citizens appointed for staggered five-year terms by the Mayor with concurrence of the City Council. The Board of Zoning Appeals is charged by state and local law with hearing cases relating to variances to the City's Zoning Ordinance, errors in decisions or determinations of administrative officials, or certain exceptions relating to nonconforming uses, street layout, and parking requirements. Decisions of the City Board of Zoning Appeals are appealable to the District Court.


The City Board of Zoning Appeals is comprised of five voting members.

Member Term Expires
Andrew Budell 02/01/2017
Tim Francis 02/01/2019
Annette McRoy 02/01/2018
Scott Sandquist 02/01/2020
Chris Hove 02/01/2021

Rules & Procedures

Rules & Procedures

Zoning Regulations

The City Board of Zoning Appeals is governed by LMC Chapter 27.75: Board of Zoning Appeals

Agendas & Minutes

The City Board of Zoning Appeals meets on the last Friday of the month at 1:30 p.m. in the City Council Chambers, except when no applications have been received.

Date Agenda Minutes
January 27, 2017 Agenda Minutes
July 22, 2016 Agenda Minutes
May 27, 2016 Agenda Minutes
June 26, 2015 Agenda Minutes
May 29, 2015 Agenda Minutes
Aug. 29, 2014 Agenda Minutes
Jul. 25, 2014 Agenda Minutes
Jan. 31, 2014 Agenda Minutes
* Apr. 12, 2013 Agenda Minutes
Nov. 27, 2012 Agenda Minutes
Aug. 10, 2012 Agenda Minutes
Feb. 24, 2012 Agenda Minutes
Jan. 6, 2012 Agenda Minutes
May 29, 2009 Agenda Minutes
Apr. 24, 2009 Agenda Minutes
Feb. 27, 2009 Agenda Minutes
Jun. 27, 2008 Agenda Minutes
Mar. 28, 2008 Agenda Minutes
Jan. 25, 2008 Agenda Minutes
Dec. 14, 2007 Agenda Minutes
Oct. 26, 2007 Agenda Minutes
Jul. 27, 2007 Agenda Minutes
Mar. 30, 2007 Agenda Minutes

* Joint meeting with Lancaster County Board of Zoning Appeals