Zoning Board of Appeals

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
February 12
January 6
January 17
March 11
February 3
February 14
April 13
March 5
March 19
May 13
April 6
April 20
June 10
May 4
May 18
July 8
June 1
June 15

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: