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Zoning Appeals

Regular Meetings

  • 6 p.m.
  • The second Monday of every month as needed
  • City Hall
    300 E. Washington St.
    Meeting Room, First Floor
    Lexington, VA 24450


Member Five-Year Term End Date
Jim Gianniny June 30, 2023
Mary Harvey-Halseth June 30, 2024
Robert C. Hull   June 30, 2025
Gail MacLeod June 30, 2024
 Ross Waller June 30, 2022 

About the Board

The Board of Zoning Appeals considers applications for variances from the Zoning Ordinance, as well as appeals pertaining to the administration of the Zoning Ordinance. The five members are appointed by the judge of the Circuit Court. The director of the Planning and Development Department, as the city’s zoning administrator, is the secretary to the Board of Zoning Appeals.

Application Submissions

The deadline is approximately one month prior to the regularly scheduled meeting at which the application will be considered. In all cases, applications must be submitted to allow sufficient time to meet required public notice requirements for the meeting at which it is intended to be considered. Please also call 540-462-3704 to confirm. 

Submit applications to:
Planning and Development Department
300 E. Washington St.
Lexington, VA 24450

Hard copy applications can be picked up at the Planning and Development Department. They are also located in digital form here.

Board of Zoning Appeals Meeting Packets

 2019-0909 BZA Minutes-Draft (204.5 KB)
 September 9, 2019 BZA meeting packet (1.29 MB)