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A MESSAGE ABOUT THIS WEEK'S CONSTRUCTION

Tuesday, June 18, 2019

Monday was the beginning of three road closures in close proximity to each other in the downtown Goshen area. The City Engineering Department had carefully coordinated the closures for the 100 block of South Main Street and the 200 and 300 block of West Lincoln Avenue between the various contracted... more

ROAD CLOSURE: MAIN STREET

Friday, June 14, 2019

Due to construction at the Goshen Theater, Main Street will be closed between Jefferson and Washington streets beginning Monday, June 17 for for about a week and a half. The detour will be Third Street, from Lincoln Avenue to Madison Street. more

NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING

Thursday, June 13, 2019

The Goshen Board of Public Works and Safety will conduct a public hearing at its regular meeting on June 24, 2019 at 2:00 p.m to determine whether the City of Goshen should sell the real estate at 1201 College Ave., Goshen, Indiana. The hearing will be held in the City Court Room/Council Chambers at... more

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Traffic Commission

Today, 4:30pm

Board of Public Works & Safety & Stormwater

Monday, June 24, 2019, 2:00pm

Shade Tree Board meeting

Monday, June 24, 2019, 7:00pm

Board of Zoning Appeals

Planning & Zoning Administrator: Rhonda Yoder
Assistant Planning & Zoning Administrator:  Rossa Deegan
Administrative Assistant:  Lori Lipscomb

The Planning Department creates zone districts to promote orderly development and preserve property values. A zone classification establishes what uses are permitted on a specific tract of land. Goshen has several different zoning classifications. Check with the Planning Department for the zoning classification of your property.

Members of the board appointed by the Mayor and City Council, (two each), serve 1-year terms, while a member appointed by the Plan Commission serves a 4-year term. The Board of Zoning Appeals meets the fourth Tuesday of each month at 4 p.m. unless specified otherwise. 

Members of the BZA:

Richard Aguirre, Secretary
Appointed by Mayor
Term: 1/1/16 to 12/31/19

Member since 12/16

Brad Hunsberger 
Appointed by Mayor
Term: 1/1/16 to 12/31/19
Member since 3/17

Scott McKee
Appointed by the City Council
Term: 1/1/19 to 12/31/20
Member since 1/19

Tom Holtzinger, Chair
Appointed by Mayor
Member of Plan Commission
Term: 1/1/18 to 12/31/21

Aracelia Manriquez, Vice Chair
Appointed by Plan Commission
Member of Plan Commission
Term: 1/1/18 to 12/31/21

Mervin Helmut
Appointed by the City Council
Alternate
Member since 1/19

Angela McKenna
Appointed by the Mayor
Alternate
Member since 1/11

Meeting & Events

MeetingMeeting DateMeeting TimeLocationAgendaMinutesNoticesAudio
Board of Zoning Appeals Meeting6/25/2019All DayCouncil Chambers, 111 E. Jefferson Street, Goshen, IN 46528Download Agenda Download Notices 
Board of Zoning Appeals Meeting5/28/2019All DayCouncil Chambers, 111 E. Jefferson Street, Goshen, IN 46528Download Agenda Download Notices 
Board of Zoning Appeals Meeting4/23/2019All DayCouncil Chambers, 111 E. Jefferson Street, Goshen, IN 46528Download AgendaDownload MinutesDownload Notices 
Board of Zoning Appeals Meeting3/26/2019All DayCouncil Chambers, 111 E. Jefferson Street, Goshen, IN 46528Download AgendaDownload MinutesDownload Notices 
Board of Zoning Appeals Meeting2/26/2019All DayCouncil Chambers, 111 E. Jefferson Street, Goshen, IN 46528Download AgendaDownload MinutesDownload Notices 
Board of Zoning Appeals Meeting1/22/2019All DayCouncil Chambers, 111 E. Jefferson Street, Goshen, IN 46528Download AgendaDownload MinutesDownload Notices 
Board of Zoning Appeals meeting12/18/20184:00 pmCouncil Chambers, 111 E. Jefferson Street, Goshen, IN 46528Download AgendaDownload MinutesDownload Notices 
Board of Zoning Appeals meeting11/27/20184:00 pmCouncil Chambers, 111 E. Jefferson Street, Goshen, IN 46528Download AgendaDownload MinutesDownload Notices 
Board of Zoning Appeals meeting10/23/20184:00 pmCouncil Chambers, 111 E. Jefferson Street, Goshen, IN 46528Download AgendaDownload MinutesDownload Notices 
Board of Zoning Appeals meeting9/25/20184:00 pmCouncil Chambers, 111 E. Jefferson Street, Goshen, IN 46528Download AgendaDownload MinutesDownload Notices 
Board of Zoning Appeals meeting8/28/20184:00 pmCouncil Chambers, 111 E. Jefferson Street, Goshen, IN 46528Download AgendaDownload MinutesDownload Notices 
Board of Zoning Appeals meeting7/24/20184:00 pmCouncil Chambers, 111 E. Jefferson Street, Goshen, IN 46528Download AgendaDownload MinutesDownload Notices 
Board of Zoning Appeals meeting6/26/20184:00 pmCouncil Chambers, 111 E. Jefferson Street, Goshen, IN 46528Download AgendaDownload MinutesDownload Notices 
Board of Zoning Appeals meeting5/22/20184:00 pmCouncil Chambers, 111 E. Jefferson Street, Goshen, IN 46528Download AgendaDownload MinutesDownload Notices 
Board of Zoning Appeals meeting4/24/20184:00 pmCouncil Chambers, 111 E. Jefferson Street, Goshen, IN 46528Download AgendaDownload MinutesDownload Notices 
Board of Zoning Appeals meeting3/27/20184:00 pmCouncil Chambers, 111 E. Jefferson Street, Goshen, IN 46528Download AgendaDownload MinutesDownload Notices 
Board of Zoning Appeals meeting2/27/20184:00 pmCouncil Chambers, 111 E. Jefferson Street, Goshen, IN 46528Download AgendaDownload MinutesDownload Notices 
Board of Zoning Appeals meeting1/23/20184:00 pmCouncil Chambers, 111 E. Jefferson Street, Goshen, IN 46528Download AgendaDownload MinutesDownload Notices 
CANCELED - Board of Zoning Appeals meeting12/26/20174:00 pmCouncil Chambers, 111 E. Jefferson Street, Goshen, IN 46528  Download Notices 
Board of Zoning Appeals meeting11/28/20174:00 pmCouncil Chambers, 111 E. Jefferson Street, Goshen, IN 46528Download AgendaDownload MinutesDownload Notices 
Board of Zoning Appeals meeting10/24/20174:00 pmCouncil Chambers, 111 E. Jefferson Street, Goshen, IN 46528Download AgendaDownload MinutesDownload Notices 
Board of Zoning Appeals meeting9/26/20174:00 pmCouncil Chambers, 111 E. Jefferson Street, Goshen, IN 46528Download AgendaDownload MinutesDownload Notices 
Board of Zoning Appeals meeting8/22/20174:00 pmCouncil Chambers, 111 E. Jefferson Street, Goshen, IN 46528Download AgendaDownload MinutesDownload Notices 
Board of Zoning Appeals - SPECIAL MEETING8/1/20174:00 pmCouncil Chambers, 111 E. Jefferson Street, Goshen, IN 46528Download AgendaDownload MinutesDownload Notices 
Board of Zoning Appeals meeting7/25/20174:00 pmCouncil Chambers, 111 E. Jefferson Street, Goshen, IN 46528Download AgendaDownload MinutesDownload Notices 
Board of Zoning Appeals meeting6/27/20174:00 pmCouncil Chambers, 111 E. Jefferson Street, Goshen, IN 46528Download AgendaDownload MinutesDownload Notices 
Board of Zoning Appeals meeting5/23/20174:00 pmCouncil Chambers, 111 E. Jefferson Street, Goshen, IN 46528Download AgendaDownload MinutesDownload Notices 
CANCELLED - Board of Zoning Appeals meeting4/25/20174:00 pmCouncil Chambers, 111 E. Jefferson Street, Goshen, IN 46528  Download Notices 
Board of Zoning Appeals meeting3/28/20174:00 pmCouncil Chambers, 111 E. Jefferson Street, Goshen, IN 46528Download AgendaDownload MinutesDownload Notices 
Board of Zoning Appeals meeting2/28/20174:00 pmCouncil Chambers, 111 E. Jefferson Street, Goshen, IN 46528Download AgendaDownload MinutesDownload Notices 
Board of Zoning Appeals meeting1/24/20174:00 pmCouncil Chambers, 111 E. Jefferson Street, Goshen, IN 46528Download AgendaDownload MinutesDownload Notices 
Board of Zoning Appeals Meeting12/27/20164:00 pmPolice/Courts Building, 111 E. Jefferson St. Download AgendaDownload MinutesDownload Notices 
Board of Zoning Appeals Meeting11/22/20164:00 pmPolice/Courts Building, 111 E. Jefferson St. Download AgendaDownload MinutesDownload Notices 
Board of Zoning Appeals Meeting10/25/20164:00 pmPolice/Courts Building, 111 E. Jefferson St. Download AgendaDownload MinutesDownload Notices 
Board of Zoning Appeals Meeting9/27/20164:00 pmPolice/Courts Building, 111 E. Jefferson St. Download AgendaDownload MinutesDownload Notices 
Board of Zoning Appeals Meeting8/23/20164:00 pmPolice/Courts Building, 111 E. Jefferson St. Download AgendaDownload MinutesDownload Notices 
Board of Zoning Appeals Meeting7/26/20164:00 pmPolice/Courts Building, 111 E. Jefferson St. Download AgendaDownload MinutesDownload Notices 
Board of Zoning Appeals Meeting6/28/20164:00 pmPolice/Courts Building, 111 E. Jefferson St. Download AgendaDownload MinutesDownload Notices 
Board of Zoning Appeals Meeting5/24/20164:00 pmPolice/Courts Building, 111 E. Jefferson St. Download AgendaDownload MinutesDownload Notices 
Board of Zoning Appeals Meeting4/26/20164:00 pmPolice/Courts Building, 111 E. Jefferson St. Download AgendaDownload MinutesDownload Notices 
Board of Zoning Appeals Meeting3/22/20164:00 pmPolice/Courts Building, 111 E. Jefferson St. Download AgendaDownload MinutesDownload Notices 
Board of Zoning Appeals Meeting2/23/20164:00 pmPolice/Courts Building, 111 E. Jefferson St. Download AgendaDownload MinutesDownload Notices 
Board of Zoning Appeals Meeting1/26/20164:00 pmPolice/Courts Building, 111 E. Jefferson St. Download AgendaDownload MinutesDownload Notices 
Board of Zoning Appeals Meeting12/22/20154:00 pmPolice/Courts Building, 111 E. Jefferson St.   Download Notices 
Board of Zoning Appeals Meeting11/24/20154:00 pmPolice/Courts Building, 111 E. Jefferson St. Download AgendaDownload MinutesDownload Notices 
Board of Zoning Appeals Meeting
Date & Time
6/25/2019
Location
Council Chambers, 111 E. Jefferson Street, Goshen, IN 46528 - 00:00:00
AgendaMinutesNoticesAudio
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Board of Zoning Appeals Meeting
Date & Time
5/28/2019
Location
Council Chambers, 111 E. Jefferson Street, Goshen, IN 46528 - 00:00:00
AgendaMinutesNoticesAudio
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Board of Zoning Appeals Meeting
Date & Time
4/23/2019
Location
Council Chambers, 111 E. Jefferson Street, Goshen, IN 46528 - 00:00:00
AgendaMinutesNoticesAudio
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Board of Zoning Appeals Meeting
Date & Time
3/26/2019
Location
Council Chambers, 111 E. Jefferson Street, Goshen, IN 46528 - 00:00:00
AgendaMinutesNoticesAudio
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Board of Zoning Appeals Meeting
Date & Time
2/26/2019
Location
Council Chambers, 111 E. Jefferson Street, Goshen, IN 46528 - 00:00:00
AgendaMinutesNoticesAudio
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Board of Zoning Appeals Meeting
Date & Time
1/22/2019
Location
Council Chambers, 111 E. Jefferson Street, Goshen, IN 46528 - 00:00:00
AgendaMinutesNoticesAudio
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Board of Zoning Appeals meeting
Date & Time
12/18/2018 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Location
Council Chambers, 111 E. Jefferson Street, Goshen, IN 46528 - 16:00:00
AgendaMinutesNoticesAudio
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Board of Zoning Appeals meeting
Date & Time
11/27/2018 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Location
Council Chambers, 111 E. Jefferson Street, Goshen, IN 46528 - 16:00:00
AgendaMinutesNoticesAudio
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Board of Zoning Appeals meeting
Date & Time
10/23/2018 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Location
Council Chambers, 111 E. Jefferson Street, Goshen, IN 46528 - 16:00:00
AgendaMinutesNoticesAudio
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Board of Zoning Appeals meeting
Date & Time
9/25/2018 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Location
Council Chambers, 111 E. Jefferson Street, Goshen, IN 46528 - 16:00:00
AgendaMinutesNoticesAudio
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Board of Zoning Appeals meeting
Date & Time
8/28/2018 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Location
Council Chambers, 111 E. Jefferson Street, Goshen, IN 46528 - 16:00:00
AgendaMinutesNoticesAudio
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Board of Zoning Appeals meeting
Date & Time
7/24/2018 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Location
Council Chambers, 111 E. Jefferson Street, Goshen, IN 46528 - 16:00:00
AgendaMinutesNoticesAudio
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Board of Zoning Appeals meeting
Date & Time
6/26/2018 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Location
Council Chambers, 111 E. Jefferson Street, Goshen, IN 46528 - 16:00:00
AgendaMinutesNoticesAudio
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Board of Zoning Appeals meeting
Date & Time
5/22/2018 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Location
Council Chambers, 111 E. Jefferson Street, Goshen, IN 46528 - 16:00:00
AgendaMinutesNoticesAudio
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Board of Zoning Appeals meeting
Date & Time
4/24/2018 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Location
Council Chambers, 111 E. Jefferson Street, Goshen, IN 46528 - 16:00:00
AgendaMinutesNoticesAudio
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Board of Zoning Appeals meeting
Date & Time
3/27/2018 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Location
Council Chambers, 111 E. Jefferson Street, Goshen, IN 46528 - 16:00:00
AgendaMinutesNoticesAudio
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Board of Zoning Appeals meeting
Date & Time
2/27/2018 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Location
Council Chambers, 111 E. Jefferson Street, Goshen, IN 46528 - 16:00:00
AgendaMinutesNoticesAudio
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Board of Zoning Appeals meeting
Date & Time
1/23/2018 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Location
Council Chambers, 111 E. Jefferson Street, Goshen, IN 46528 - 16:00:00
AgendaMinutesNoticesAudio
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CANCELED - Board of Zoning Appeals meeting
Date & Time
12/26/2017 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Location
Council Chambers, 111 E. Jefferson Street, Goshen, IN 46528 - 16:00:00
AgendaMinutesNoticesAudio
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Board of Zoning Appeals meeting
Date & Time
11/28/2017 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Location
Council Chambers, 111 E. Jefferson Street, Goshen, IN 46528 - 16:00:00
AgendaMinutesNoticesAudio
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Board of Zoning Appeals meeting
Date & Time
10/24/2017 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Location
Council Chambers, 111 E. Jefferson Street, Goshen, IN 46528 - 16:00:00
AgendaMinutesNoticesAudio
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Board of Zoning Appeals meeting
Date & Time
9/26/2017 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Location
Council Chambers, 111 E. Jefferson Street, Goshen, IN 46528 - 16:00:00
AgendaMinutesNoticesAudio
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Board of Zoning Appeals meeting
Date & Time
8/22/2017 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Location
Council Chambers, 111 E. Jefferson Street, Goshen, IN 46528 - 16:00:00
AgendaMinutesNoticesAudio
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Board of Zoning Appeals - SPECIAL MEETING
Date & Time
8/1/2017 4:00pm - 4:30pm
Location
Council Chambers, 111 E. Jefferson Street, Goshen, IN 46528 - 16:00:00
AgendaMinutesNoticesAudio
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Board of Zoning Appeals meeting
Date & Time
7/25/2017 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Location
Council Chambers, 111 E. Jefferson Street, Goshen, IN 46528 - 16:00:00
AgendaMinutesNoticesAudio
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Board of Zoning Appeals meeting
Date & Time
6/27/2017 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Location
Council Chambers, 111 E. Jefferson Street, Goshen, IN 46528 - 16:00:00
AgendaMinutesNoticesAudio
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Board of Zoning Appeals meeting
Date & Time
5/23/2017 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Location
Council Chambers, 111 E. Jefferson Street, Goshen, IN 46528 - 16:00:00
AgendaMinutesNoticesAudio
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CANCELLED - Board of Zoning Appeals meeting
Date & Time
4/25/2017 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Location
Council Chambers, 111 E. Jefferson Street, Goshen, IN 46528 - 16:00:00
AgendaMinutesNoticesAudio
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Board of Zoning Appeals meeting
Date & Time
3/28/2017 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Location
Council Chambers, 111 E. Jefferson Street, Goshen, IN 46528 - 16:00:00
AgendaMinutesNoticesAudio
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Board of Zoning Appeals meeting
Date & Time
2/28/2017 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Location
Council Chambers, 111 E. Jefferson Street, Goshen, IN 46528 - 16:00:00
AgendaMinutesNoticesAudio
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Board of Zoning Appeals meeting
Date & Time
1/24/2017 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Location
Council Chambers, 111 E. Jefferson Street, Goshen, IN 46528 - 16:00:00
AgendaMinutesNoticesAudio
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Board of Zoning Appeals Meeting
Date & Time
12/27/2016 4:00pm - 6:00pm
Location
Police/Courts Building, 111 E. Jefferson St. - 16:00:00
AgendaMinutesNoticesAudio
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Board of Zoning Appeals Meeting
Date & Time
11/22/2016 4:00pm - 6:00pm
Location
Police/Courts Building, 111 E. Jefferson St. - 16:00:00
AgendaMinutesNoticesAudio
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Board of Zoning Appeals Meeting
Date & Time
10/25/2016 4:00pm - 6:00pm
Location
Police/Courts Building, 111 E. Jefferson St. - 16:00:00
AgendaMinutesNoticesAudio
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Board of Zoning Appeals Meeting
Date & Time
9/27/2016 4:00pm - 6:00pm
Location
Police/Courts Building, 111 E. Jefferson St. - 16:00:00
AgendaMinutesNoticesAudio
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Board of Zoning Appeals Meeting
Date & Time
8/23/2016 4:00pm - 6:00pm
Location
Police/Courts Building, 111 E. Jefferson St. - 16:00:00
AgendaMinutesNoticesAudio
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Board of Zoning Appeals Meeting
Date & Time
7/26/2016 4:00pm - 6:00pm
Location
Police/Courts Building, 111 E. Jefferson St. - 16:00:00
AgendaMinutesNoticesAudio
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Board of Zoning Appeals Meeting
Date & Time
6/28/2016 4:00pm - 6:00pm
Location
Police/Courts Building, 111 E. Jefferson St. - 16:00:00
AgendaMinutesNoticesAudio
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Board of Zoning Appeals Meeting
Date & Time
5/24/2016 4:00pm - 6:00pm
Location
Police/Courts Building, 111 E. Jefferson St. - 16:00:00
AgendaMinutesNoticesAudio
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Board of Zoning Appeals Meeting
Date & Time
4/26/2016 4:00pm - 6:00pm
Location
Police/Courts Building, 111 E. Jefferson St. - 16:00:00
AgendaMinutesNoticesAudio
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Board of Zoning Appeals Meeting
Date & Time
3/22/2016 4:00pm - 6:00pm
Location
Police/Courts Building, 111 E. Jefferson St. - 16:00:00
AgendaMinutesNoticesAudio
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Board of Zoning Appeals Meeting
Date & Time
2/23/2016 4:00pm - 6:00pm
Location
Police/Courts Building, 111 E. Jefferson St. - 16:00:00
AgendaMinutesNoticesAudio
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Board of Zoning Appeals Meeting
Date & Time
1/26/2016 4:00pm - 6:00pm
Location
Police/Courts Building, 111 E. Jefferson St. - 16:00:00
AgendaMinutesNoticesAudio
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Board of Zoning Appeals Meeting
Date & Time
12/22/2015 4:00pm - 6:00pm
Location
Police/Courts Building, 111 E. Jefferson St. - 16:00:00
AgendaMinutesNoticesAudio
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Board of Zoning Appeals Meeting
Date & Time
11/24/2015 4:00pm - 6:00pm
Location
Police/Courts Building, 111 E. Jefferson St. - 16:00:00
AgendaMinutesNoticesAudio
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