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Title: 20 - Zoning

Chapter: 54 - Variances

Section: 20 - Application FeeCondition

Application for a variance shall be made in writing on a form prescribed by the planning commission and shall be accompanied by a filing fee as prescribed by the current fee schedule resolution of the board of supervisors. Before any variance may be granted by the board of supervisors all of the following must be shown:
  1. That there are, exceptional or extraordinary circumstances, or conditions applying to the land referred to in the application, which circumstances or conditions do not apply to other lands, in the same district;
  2. That the granting of the variance is necessary for the preservation and enjoyment of substantial property rights of the applicant;
  3. That the granting of such variance will not, under the circumstances of the particular case, materially affect adversely the health or safety of persons residing or working in the neighborhood of the property of the applicant, and will not, under the circumstances of the particular case, be materially detrimental to the public welfare or injurious to property or improvements in the neighborhood.


(Ord. 67-10 § 5.0401, 1967.)(Ord. 2009-003 § 6 (part), 2009).