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Board of Adjustment / Planning Advisory Committee

The Board of Adjustment (BOA) / Planning Advisory Commission (PAC) conducts monthly hearings to review a variety of land use issues including, variance applications, conditional use permit applications, interim use permit applications, subdivision proposals, rezoning requests, ordinance revisions, etc. Hearing dates can be found on the BOA/PAC calendar or see the link below.

The BOA has the exclusive power to order the issuance of variances. Whereas the PAC has the role of reviewing and referring the adoption of the county comprehensive plan, Conditional Use Permit applications, Interim Use Permit applications, subdivision proposals and rezoning requests to the County Board of Commissioners.

Public Participation at Hearings

Each meeting attendee is expected to adhere to a standard of respect and courtesy towards the committee members and County staff. Such standards include but are not limited to waiting to be recognized by the chair, not interrupting another, and not yelling or harassing the chair, committee members, staff or other members of the public.

Public Comment

To provide public comment on agenda items, please go to the following Public Comment Web Map.

  • Select a land use case in the menu or click an icon on the map
  • A pop-up will display with further information regarding the application
  • To provide a comment scroll down in this pop-up and click “Submit Feedback”
  • Complete the Public Comment Form and press “Submit”
  • Please Note: comments may be submitted anonymously

The Land & Resource Management Department will receive your comments to pass on to the Board of Adjustment or Planning Advisory Commission.

BOA/PAC Members

Ivie Cooley

John Messenger

Mark Halls

Roger Isdahl

Russel Barkeim

Ted Kannegiesser