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Zoning Board of Adjustment (ZBA) appeals materials

If the Department of Licenses and Inspections (L&I) refuses your application, you have 30 days to appeal to the Zoning Board of Adjustment (ZBA). L&I may also refer your case to Zoning Board of Adjustment. ZBA will consider whether to grant you a variance or special exception. These decisions will allow you to continue with your plans. In addition to completing either the application for appeal or the application for special exceptions, you must fill out a Project Information Form.

An appeal against L&I can be made regarding any by-right zoning permits issued by L&I or any zoning decision made by L&I. See the instructions for appeals against L&I below. You have 30 days to appeal these decisions.

 

Name Description Released Format
Instructions for appeals to the Zoning Board of Adjustment PDF Instructions for appeal to the ZBA. December 13, 2018
Instructions for appeals against L&I PDF Instructions for appeals against L&I. April 16, 2019
Application to appeal to the Zoning Board of Adjustment PDF Use this to appeal a zoning decision to the ZBA. February 11, 2020
Application for special exception from the Zoning Board of Adjustment PDF Use this to apply for a special exception from the ZBA. March 18, 2019
Appeal fees for the Zoning Board of Adjustment PDF A schedule of fees for appealing to the Zoning Board of Adjustment. July 6, 2020

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