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Board of Adjustment
Board Overview
The purpose of the Land Use & Development Code Board of Adjustment is to hear and decide appeals for a waiver or variance from provisions or requirements of zoning districts, as set forth in Article 4 of the Land Use and Development Code (LUDC). Section 12-1 of the LUDC should be consulted for more information on Board of Adjustment jurisdiction and processes.

The board also considers applications, applicant's comments, and comments at a hearing, and then evaluates and approves or denies the application. Hearings are typically held in Council Chambers, located at:
949 East Second Ave.
Durango, CO 81301

At a Glance
Specifications Details
Established by Ordinance
Number on Board Five and one alternate
Length of Term One year this year, normal term is three years
Council Liaison None
Regular Meeting Time Fourth Wednesday of every month at 4:00 pm
Regular Meeting Location City Hall Smith Chambers

Special Requirements
Guidelines include the selection of members who are knowledgeable about the community, who practice in fields of architecture, landscaping, engineering, construction, real estate, or finance, who are business or property owners, and/or who collectively offer a range of expertise that will contribute to informed decision making.

Current Members
Name Appointed Term Expires
Jack Cassidy 01/31/2017 01/31/2020
Blake Fredrickson 03/05/2018 01/31/2021
Vicki Vandegrift, Planner NA NA
Paul Stuart 02/10/2015 01/31/2018
Michael Wanger 01/31/2017 01/31/2020
Steve Winters 02/10/2016 01/31/2019