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BZA Members

The Metropolitan Board of Zoning Appeals (BZA) is made up of seven members. These members are appointed by the Mayor and confirmed by the Metropolitan Council.

Board members are appointed to five year terms and may not serve more than two consecutive terms. The Board members elect annually, from their membership, a chair and a vice-chair. Members serve without compensation. To be eligible to serve they may not hold any public office or be in the employment of the Metropolitan Government.

BZA Member List

Filing and Submittal Information

The Staff of the Board of Zoning Appeals hopes the below listed information is both helpful and useful to assist you in filing your appeal.

2014 Filing Dates and Deadlines
Fee Schedule
Hardship Form
Submittal for Appeal Checklist
Forms for Item A and Item D Appeals
BZA Special Exception Forms
BZA Variance Form

Rules of Procedure

The Rules of Procedure govern how the Board of Zoning Appeals conducts their meetings and sets forth the ways in which the Board will handle the cases before them.

Rules of Procedure

Reasonable Accommodation

The Zoning Code provides the ability for the Zoning Administrator under 17.40.010 H. The code provides a 30 day notice requirement for reasonable accommodation that have been granted.

Reasonable Accommodation 136 Rains Avenue