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Board of Zoning Appeals Application

  1. If Different From Property Owner
  2. If Different From Property Owner
  3. If Different From Property Owner
  4. If Different From Property Owner
  5. Proposed Land Use
  6. Fees & Summary of Submittal Requirements
    Variance: $100 - Site plan, written narrative explaining the Zoning Code section from which a variance is sought, and how the requested variance would meet the following criteria:
    Conditions and circumstances. That special conditions and circumstances exist which are peculiar to the land, structure or building involved and which are not applicable to other lands, structures or buildings in the same district.
    Property rights. Literal interpretation of the provisions of this Zoning Code would deprive the applicant of property rights commonly enjoyed by other properties in the same district under the terms of this Zoning Code.
    Conditions not caused by applicant. The special conditions and circumstances do not result from the actions of the applicant, his or her agents or prior property owners.
    No special privilege. Granting the variance requested will not confer on the applicant any special privilege that is denied by this Zoning Code to other lands, structures or buildings in the same district.
    Harmony with locality. The variance requested shall not alter the essential character of the locality, nor be in conflict with the Land Use Plan

    Conditional Use: $100 - Description of proposed use along with any additional materials requested by the Planning and Zoning Department

    Administrative Appeal: $100 - Letter to the BZA explaining the alleged error in an order, requirement, decision or determination on made by a Code Enforcement Officer in his or her duties of enforcing the Zoning or Property Maintenance Code

    Other: $100 - To be determined by Planning and Zoning Department
  7. Type of Application
  8. I hereby certify that all of the information and attachments submitted in this application are true and correct to the best of my knowledge. I hereby consent to the inspection of the subject property and buildings in conjunction with this application by the City of Xenia. I hereby acknowledge that the property owner is responsible for locating and verifying all property lines and boundaries.
  9. By typing your name into this field you authorize the City of Xenia to consider this an electronic signature.
  10. To Submit
    Either save this file to your computer and email it as an attachment to or mail/hand-deliver to the address at the top of this form. A staff member will then contact you. Payment via cash, check or credit card is due upon application.
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