What is the DeKalb County Zoning Board of Appeals Meeting?
After the Board of Commissioners meeting, the fifth, and final official public zoning meeting in unincorporated DeKalb County is the Zoning Board of Appeals meeting. The job of the Zoning Board of Appeals at this meeting is to review A zoning variance can be requested by the developer to provide flexibility by allowing variations from the zoning ordinance. For example, a developer building a large mixed-use project wants to ... requests and address any errors in a final order, requirement, or decision made by an administrative official. The board members will analyze the site plans from the developer or homeowner, hear public comments and review the decision made by the Board of Commissioners or Planning Administrator. After reviewing all materials, the board will vote based on their findings. The Zoning Board of appeals decision is legally binding and enforceable for the life of the zoning.
You can read the official action of the Zoning Board of Appeals on the official DeKalb Planning & Sustainability website.