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
Chikeersha Puvvada
Chair
September 30, 2024
Josh Morton Vice Chair
September 30, 2024
Jan Peterson 2 Year Term Member
September 30, 2023
David James 2 Year Term Member September 30, 2024
Robert Boettcher 2 Year Term Member
September 30, 2023
Danilo Alvarado Alternate Member
September 30, 2023
Ravi Brahmbhatt Alternate Member September 30, 2023
Phillip Butler Alternate Member
September 30, 2024

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).