Board of Adjustment/Appeals

Creation
MCA §76-2-321, et seq., and Ordinance 2923, September 2005 (Land Development Code, OCCGF 17.12.5.010).

Purpose (Powers & Duties)
Hears and decides appeals regarding administration of Title 17 or the housing or building regulations, and hears and decides requests for variances consistent with Title 17.

Membership
Five members, appointed by the City Commission.

Current Members:

Member Term Expires
Jeffry Foster 9/30/2015
Dale Nelson 9/30/2016
Kim Martin 9/30/2014
Timothy Peterson 9/30/2014
Christopher Ward 9/30/2015


Term
Three-year term and until a successor is appointed. Vacancies shall be filled for the unexpired term of any member whose term becomes vacant.

Meeting Schedule
Meets on demand, approximately ten times a year, generally at 3 p.m. Board hearing notices are printed in the Great Falls Tribune Legal Ad section 15 days prior to a meeting.

Residency Requirements
Members must be residents of the City of Great Falls (OCCGF 17.12.5.030.B).

For Information on the Board Contact:
Planning and Community Development Department at 455-8431.