Zoning Board of Adjustment

Applications are Open


Applications are being accepted until Monday, September 26, 2022 at 8 a.m. Click http://bttr.im/t1gjw to apply.

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
Joshua LaRocca
Chair
September 30, 2023
Karen Lindsay Vice Chair
September 30, 2023
Jan Peterson 2 Year Term Member
September 30, 2023
Chikeersha Puvvada 2 Year Term Member September 30, 2022
Josh Morton 2 Year Term Member
September 30, 2022
Robert Boettcher Alternate Member
September 30, 2023
David James Alternate Member September 30, 2023
Darla Fanta (filling unexpired term) Alternate Member
September 30, 2022

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).