Board of Zoning Appeals (BZA) meetings are open to the public. If you wish to speak on a particular case during the public hearing, please fill out the form below prior to the day of the meeting to ensure the accuracy of the record. The hearings are open to all citizens who wish to speak. Speakers will not be called upon by name. During the hearing when the Chairman asks for speakers in support of or in opposition to the application, please indicate your presence and desire to be heard.
Speaking Time Allocation
- Three minutes for speakers addressing the Board on their own behalf or on behalf of a business.
- Five minutes for speakers representing a civic, citizen, or homeowners association. Only one representative per association is allotted five minutes.
- Individual association members may speak on their own behalf with a three-minute limit.
- In the event of unusual circumstances, the Chairman may request comments be held to shorter time limits.
Audio Visual Support
Registered speakers who have presentations which require audio visual should contact the Department of Cable and Consumer Services - Communications Productions Division (Channel 16) to arrange for AV support.