Board of Adjustment


About the Board of Adjustment

The Board of Adjustment (BOA) is a quasi-judicial board established by Paducah Code of Ordinances Section 126-173 in accordance with KRS 100.217.  This 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. 
BOA Members

Appointments are for four year terms.

Carol Young (Chair) - term expires August 31, 2027
Patrick Perry (Vice Chair) - term expires August 31, 2027
Troy Astin - term expires August 31, 2024
Erna Boykin - term expires August 31, 2025
Jim Chapman - term expires August 31, 2026

BOA Meeting Agendas and Minutes

The Board of Adjustment meets on the last Monday of the month at 5:30 p.m. in the Commission Chambers of City Hall unless otherwise noted.  Deadlines for these meetings are 21 days before the meeting date with the exception of a Called Meeting.  Minutes will not be posted until after they are approved at the next scheduled meeting.  Only recent agendas are posted. 

BOA Agenda - May 30, 2024 (Note: Meeting moved to Thursday due to Memorial Day holiday.)
BOA Agenda - April 29, 2024
BOA Agenda - March 25, 2024
BOA Agenda - February 26, 2024

Board of Adjustment Minutes

BOA Applications

The Board of Adjustment has several applications including Conditional Use, Non-Conforming Use Change, and Variance.

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