Zoning Board of Adjustment

Agendas & Minutes


Agendas are available prior to the meetings. Minutes are available following approval.

Membership


Five residents of the city and three alternate members appointed to serve a two-year term.
Members
Position
Term Expiring
Nancy Porter
Chair
September 30, 2018
Joshua LaRocca
Vice Chair
September 30, 2019
Vivian Camacho
2 Year Term Member
September 30, 2018
Herbert Schwab
2 Year Term Member
September 30, 2019
Cikeersha Puvvada 2 Year Term Member
September 30, 2018
Ronna Pederson Alternate Member
September 30, 2018
Saleena Jafry Alternate Member
September 30, 2018
Karen Lindsay Alternate Member
September 30, 2018

Establishment


The Zoning Board of Adjustment was established by Ordinance No. 774 and approved by Sugar Land City Council November 5, 1991.

Purpose


To hear appeals from administrative decisions, hear and decide special exceptions and variances, and interpret the intent of the zoning ordinance.

Duties & Responsibilities


The City Charter provides that a zoning board of adjustment is established. The board has the powers and duties as provided by state law and city ordinance to hear and decide appeals from administrative decisions, hear and decide special exceptions and variances, and to interpret the intent of the zoning district ordinance. (Ordinance No. 1178, § 1, 6-15-99).

How to Apply 

If you are an existing Serve Sugar Land volunteer, please log into your account and click on APPLICATION FORMS link in the upper banner of the page and select the Boards and Commissions Application from the pull-down choices. This will auto fill all of your current information on file. Please update with any changes and complete the new questions.

If you are a new volunteer, visit https://volunteer.sugarlandtx.gov/ and click onto the "GET STARTED" wording in the center of the page. Scroll down the list of applications and please select the Boards and Commissions Application and complete it.

When completing the application please make sure to fully complete all fields and respond to all questions as your responses are considered in the selection process.

Please note this application must be completed in one sitting, you may not save and come back. This application may take some time to complete. You may also save your responses and cut and paste them into the application should you choose to. You may scroll down the application to preview the questions before deciding to complete in this sitting.