Zoning Board of Appeals Public Hearing

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2020-07-23 at 6:00 PM to 2020-07-23 at 9:00 PM


This seven member citizen board hears requests for Variances to the City’s Zoning Code, and Administrative Appeals of decisions made by the Manager of Zoning.

For more information please visit https://www.cityofrochester.gov/zoningboard/


In accordance with Executive Order No. 202.1 and the Mayor's Local Emergency Oder, the Zoning Board of Appeals public hearing will take place as a virtual hearing and no in-person attendance shall be permitted.

To view and/or listen to the hearing click the link at the scheduled time: https://www.youtube.com/CityOfRochesterNY. The Hearing will be recorded and later transcribed.

How to COMMENT on a current case:
1) Submit written comment by email, mail, or deliver it to City Hall.
Email: zoningboard@cityofrochester.gov
Mail: Zoning Office c/o Zoning Board, 30 Church St. Rm. 125B, Rochester, NY 14614
Delivery: drop box at Fitzhugh Street entrance of City Hall.

Your written comment must include the project address you are commenting on, your first and last name, address, and contact information. A Zoning staff member will read your comments into the record during the virtual hearing.

2) Participate in the public hearing live via zoom. >>>CLICK HERE TO REGISTER

The deadline for comments is Wednesday, July 22, 2020 at 5:00 PM. Comments may not exceed 3 minutes in length or 10 minutes for neighborhood associations.


Matthew Simonis, Staff to the Board
(585) 428-7044