Board of Adjustment

The Board of Adjustment has power to grant special exceptions.

The city is divided into different zones. There are uses that are allowed in each zone. From time to time a resident may make a request for the city to allow a use that is currently not allowed according to the city code. 

The Board of Adjustment has the authority to allow the requested use if it meets certain requirements and is suitable for the area.  Typically described as those uses of land that may be appropriate and compatible with existing or permitted land uses in a particular zoning district.

The Board of Adjustment consists of 5 members and are appointed by the city council.