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Board of Zoning Appeals Information


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.

The updated Board of Zoning Appeals Member List is available on our official Board of Zoning Appeals page.

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.

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.

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.

Board of Zoning Appeals Tracker Map

BZA Tracker Map
BZA Tracker

Follows appeals files with the Codes Administration to be heard by the Board of Zoning Appeals as they move through the appeal hearing process. View general information and hearing results about each case. Search by council district, meeting dates and case status.