Zoning Board of Appeals

NOTICE: 

The ZBA meeting scheduled for August 12, 2020 at 7pm, has been postponed to August 19, 2020 at 7pm.


Overview

The Zoning Board of Appeals (ZBA) is the Special Permit Granting Authority for certain projects as required under the Zoning Bylaw. The ZBA also hears appeals by parties aggrieved by a decision of the Building Commissioner and may issue Variances where the criteria set forth in the Zoning Bylaw have been met.

For more information about the ZBA’s function and to view current members, please click here.

ZBA MEETING INFORMATION

Agendas, case documents, decisions, minutes, and meeting videos can be found in the Meeting Portal.

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MEETING SCHEDULE


Date
Special Permit
Deadline
Appeal, Variance, Finding
& Sign Deadline
June 10
May 4
May 18
July 8
June 1
June 15
August 19
July 6
July 20
September 9
August 3
August 17
October 14
September 7
September 21
November 10
October 2
October 16
December 9
November 2
November 16

Applications

Fees

  • Finding/Appeal$300
  • Sign Appeal/Variance: $250
  • Special Permit/Variance
    • $300 Residential (1-2 units)
    • $500 Commercial & Multifamily (3+ units)
    • $1,000 Industrial
    • $2,500 Wireless Communication Facility

View the Zoning Board Rules and Regulations (PDF).

View the following bylaws: