Variances ZBA

Variances ZBA

The Board of Adjustment is made up of seven appointed officials and they will have the authority to exercise the following duties:

  • Hear and decide an appeal that alleges error in an order, requirement, decision, or determination made by and administrative official in the enforcement of the Zoning Ordinance

  • Authorize the expansion or continuation of a nonconforming structure

  • Authorize in specific cases a variance from this ordinance that is not contrary to the public interest using specific criteria;

  • The literal enforcement of the controls will create an unnecessary hardship or practical difficulty in the development of the property;

  • The Situation causing the hardship or difficulty is neither self imposed nor generally affecting all of most properties in the same zoning district

  • The relief sought will not injure the permitted use on  adjacent conforming property; and

  • The granting of a variance will be in harmony with the spirit and purpose of these regulations

A variance shall not be granted to relieve a self-created or personal hardship, not shall it be based solely on economic gain or loss.

For more information on zoning variances, please call 469-309-4290.

   
   
   

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