Board of Zoning Appeals

MemberTerm Expiration
Pam Butler
12/31/2025
Penny Pairet
12/31/2025
Southard Brumfield
11/30/2021
Cam Patterson
2/28/2026
Sam Carey
5/31/2026


Overview

The Board of Zoning Appeals is comprised of five (5) members, appointed by the Circuit Court to serve a five-year term at the recommendation of the Town Council.

The Board of Zoning Appeals provides a means through which a property owner may seek relief from provisions of the zoning ordinance. The Board of Zoning Appeals hears and makes decisions regarding requests for variances and special exceptions, such as waivers involving setbacks, height, parking, etc. The Board of Zoning Appeals also makes decisions regarding appeals to any decision made by the Town Zoning Administrator or Town Council. The Board of Zoning Appeals is NOT empowered to change the use of a property. Board of Zoning Appeals members must abide by VA Code §15.2-2309.