Board of Adjustment

The Board of Adjustment hears and resolves requests for variances from the standard terms of the Zoning Code, applications for conditional use permits, and other exceptional issues or appeals.  The Board is made up of five members and three alternate members, who are appointed for five year terms by the City Council.  The Board's regular meeting time is at 7:30 AM on the second Tuesday morning of each month in the Council Chamber in City Hall.  These are public meetings and citizens are given an opportunity to briefly voice their support or opposition to issues being considered by the Board.

Meeting Information

2020 Meeting Dates and Filing Deadline Calendar

August 11, 2020 Meeting Packet
July 14, 2020 Cancellation Notice
June 9, 2020 Cancellation Notice
May 12, 2020 Cancellation Notice

Board of Adjustment Pending Cases:

August 11, 2020 at 7:30 am in the City Council Chambers.
Per City Council Emergency Proclamation on 7/20/2020 MASKS ARE REQUIRED for “In Person Public Meetings” 

Case No. B20002- 2411 Idlewood Road, Conditional Use Permit.
Application filed by Ameren Missouri, property owner, for a Conditional Use Permit to expand an existing electrical substation in a RS-2 Residential Zoning District. The property is located on the Southeast corner of the intersection of Starling Drive and Idlewood Road and is described as Part of the Southwest Quarter of the Southeast Quarter of Section 23, Township 44 North, Range 12 West, lying East of Idlewood Road and North of Highway 179, Cole County Missouri. 

     Site Plan 
   Amended Application 8/4/2020
Amended Site Plan 8/4/2020

How to comment on an upcoming agenda item

Citizens may speak at the Board meetings or may submit written comments related to an issue on the Board's Agenda.  Written comments may be submitted by letter, e-mail, or FAX to the addresses shown below and must be received at the Planning Division before 12:00 PM on the day prior to the meeting to allow for copying and distribution to Board members.  Correspondence, exhibits or other material received at the meeting will be included in the official record.  You may bring your own copies of material to distribute to Board members and staff (suggest 15 copies).  Please use the specified case number shown in the agenda to reference your written comments to the issue under consideration.

Written comments may be directed to the Board of Adjustment through the Department of Planning and Protective Services, Planning Division or by mail to:
Fax: (573)634-6457
Mail: Department of Planning and Protective Services, Planning Division
         John G. Christy Municipal Building/City Hall
         320 E. McCarty Street, Room 120
         Jefferson City, MO  65101

Additional Information