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 the meeting date 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

Carol Young (Chair) - term expires August 31, 2023
Patrick Perry (Vice Chair) - term expires August 31, 2023
Troy Astin - term expires August 31, 2024
Erna Boykin - term expires August 31, 2025
Jim Chapman - term expires August 31, 2022

Board of Adjustment Agendas and Minutes

Agendas are not finalized until after the deadline which is 21 days prior to the meeting date before noon.  Agendas may be revised by meeting time.  Minutes will not be posted until after they are approved at the next scheduled meeting.  Only recent agendas are posted.  For meetings not listed, please contact the Planning Department at 270-444-8690. 

Board of Adjustment Minutes

BOA Agenda - June 2, 2022
BOA Agenda - March 28, 2022
BOA Agenda - February 28, 2022
BOA Agenda - January 31, 2022
BOA Agenda - December 27, 2021
BOA Agenda - October 25, 2021
BOA Agenda - September 27, 2021