Community Planning & Economic Development

Zoning Board of Adjustment
250 S. 4th St., Room 300
Minneapolis, MN 55415
612-673-3000

Powers & Duties

The Zoning Board of Adjustment shall have the following powers and duties in connection with the administration of City Ordinance Chapter 525, Section 100:

(1)   To hear and decide applications for variances from the provisions of this zoning ordinance pursuant to the procedures and standards set forth in this chapter.

(2)   To hear and decide appeals from any order, requirement, decision, determination or interpretation made by the zoning administrator, director of regulatory services, planning director or other official in the administration or the enforcement of this zoning ordinance.

(3)   To hear and decide applications for certificates of nonconforming use pursuant to the procedures and standards set forth in Chapter 531, Nonconforming Uses and Structures.

Last updated Sep 27, 2011