This Board shall have the authority to hear and decide appeals where it is alleged there is an error in any order, requirement, decision or determination made by an administrative official in the enforcement of Planning and Zoning requirements. The Board may affirm, modify, or reverse the decision. The concurring vote of four (4) members of the Board shall be necessary to reverse any order, requirement, decision, or determination of the City Engineer, or to decide in favor of the applicant on any matter upon which it is required to pass under Planning and Zoning requirements, or to effect any variation to the Planning and Zoning requirements.
Any person jointly or severally aggrieved by any decision of the Board may file an appeal with the County Circuit Court.
The Board shall consist of five (5) members, all of whom shall be residents appointed by the Mayor and approved by the City Council. The term of office of the members of the Board of Adjustment shall be for five (5) years. The Board shall elect its own Chairman and Vice Chairman who shall serve for one (1) year. Meetings of the Board shall be held at the call of the Chairman. Further details regarding the Board may be found in Chapter 475 of the Washington City Code.
The Board of Adjustment meets when required. The meetings are open to the public.
|Committee Members||Appointed||Term Expires|
|Susan Harms||February 2016||September 2019|
|Gwen Mauntel||February 2017||September 2019|
|Lloyd Miesner||July 2013||September 2023|
|Ardell Schelich||July 2001||September 2020|
|February 2017||September 2022|
|Allen Whitworth||March 2005||September 2021|