Board of Adjustment

About the Board of Adjustment

The Board of Zoning Adjustment meets on the last Monday of every month at 5:30 p.m. in the Commission Chambers of City Hall.  Deadlines for these meetings are 21 days before, on a Friday with the exception of a Called Meeting.  Contact the City of Paducah Department of Planning at 270-444-8690 if you have any questions about the Board of Adjustment.

BOA Agendas and Minutes >>

Forms: Conditional Use, Non-Conforming Use Change, and Variance >>

The Board of Adjustment is a quasi-judicial board established under KRS 100.217.  It is a five-member citizen board appointed by the Mayor and approved by the City Commission.  The Board of Adjustment has numerous duties including but not limited to the following:

  • Hold Public Hearings
  • Review and approve conditional uses
  • Review and approve dimensional variances
  • Review and approve Non-Conforming Uses
  • Conduct Administrative Reviews
  • Hear Zoning Appeals and render decisions
  • Administer Certificates of Land Use Restriction
  • Additionally, the Board of Adjustment has the power to subpoena persons in matters pertaining to the Board. 

Board of Adjustment Members

Alberta Davis - term expires August 31, 2021
Eri Gjergji (Vice-Chair) - term expires August 31, 2020
Patrick Perry - term expires August 31, 2019
Carol Young (Chairperson) - term expires August 31, 2019