Board of Adjustment


The Board of Adjustment meetings are held on the second Monday of every month at Helotes City Hall. The meetings begin at 7:00 p.m.

 

Purpose

  • To hear and decide appeals when error is alleged in any order, requirement, decision, or determination made by an administrative official in enforcement of the zoning and building code.
  • To hear and decide Special Exceptions to the terms of the Code in appropriate cases and subject to appropriate conditions and safeguards. Special Exceptions must be consistent with the general purpose and intent of the Code and in accordance with any applicable rules contained in the Code.
  • To authorize appeal, variances from terms of the Code that will not be contrary to the public interest, when because of special conditions a literal enforcement of the Code will result in unnecessary hardship, so the spirit of the Code will be observed and substantial justice done.

All application packets must be completed and submitted at least 15 calendar days prior to the proposed meeting date and will be tentatively scheduled. Application packets submitted after this time will be tentatively scheduled for the next available meeting.

Membership and Appointment

The Board of Adjustment is composed of eight members (three of which are alternates) and appointed by City Council. The City Council will consider the appointment to the Board a person who has demonstrated their civic interest, general knowledge, and availability to prepare for and attend meetings. It is the intent of the City Council that members shall, by reason of diversity of their individual occupations, constitute a commission which is broadly representative of the community.

Board of Adjustment Members

Place 1 – Alan Holmes, Vice Chair

Place 2 – Charles Roberts

Place 3 – Robert (Bob) Logue

Place 4 – Blair Weaver

Place 5 – Donny (Bogie) Jones, Chair

Alternate 1a – Allison Higgins

City Secretary


Celina Perez
City Secretary
12951 Bandera Road
Helotes, Texas 78023

Phone: 210-695-5911
Fax: 210-695-2123

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