Board of Adjustment

This volunteer board has five members with three alternative positions. The Board of Adjustment will meet if someone requests a variance.

If you are interested in serving on this board please contact City Hall at 573-437-2812.

Members are as follows:

Chairman:

Members: John Hoffman, Kenton Bohl, Carl Smith, with 2  vacant positions 

Alternates: Robert Huesguen, JR. with 2 vacant position

The full Board of Adjustment consists of five regular members and three alternates who are residents of the City of Owensville and are appointed for terms of five years each. The Board of Adjustment hears issues related to appeals from any order, decision, requirement or interpretation made by the Code official as they may relate to the enforcement of the requirements set forth in the land development regulations. They also hear issues related to applications for variances to density and dimensional requirements, questions involving interpretations of the Zoning Map, including disputed district boundary lines and lot line and appeals involving home occupation issues.

Volunteers are always needed.  If you would like to serve on this or any Board please contact the Mayor at 573-437-2812.