DESCRIPTION: This introductory course to the zoning board of appeals focuses on the statutory tests boards must follow to grant use and area variances and proper handling of zoning interpretations. Meeting procedures and notice requirements will also be discussed, along with the ZBA’s relationship with enforcement officials and the planning board, and the importance of making good findings.
Patricia Burke, Local Government Specialist, NYSDOS Division of Local Government Services
Paula Gilbert, Local Government Specialist, NYSDOS Division of Local Government Services
DATE & TIME: This webinar is scheduled for Thursday June 2nd from 5:00-7:00pm.
COST & CREDITS: This online course is FREE! Local board members may be eligible for 2 hours of required training credits. Code enforcement officers may apply to use these credits towards their professional development electives.