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Board of Zoning Appeals

The Board is responsible for hearing appeals from individuals who are requesting exceptions or variations to City Ordinances in regard to land use and building requirements. 


The Board consists of seven members (five voting/two alternates) who are electors of the city, appointed by the Mayor and confirmed by City Council. Term length is three years.

  • 7:00 pm
  • Second Tuesday of every month
  • City Council chambers located on the third floor of the City Building at 8 East Washington Street

 Members  Term Ending
 Carson, Lisa  August 2017
 Golzy, John (Chairperson)  January 2020
 Hollow, Elizabeth  January 2018
 Kraynanski, Joan  August 2017
 Tousley, Kay  April 2018
 Alternate Members  
 Baum, Ed  October 2018
 Thomas, Aaron  February 2018

Contact Us
Mayor Steve Patterson

City of Athens
8 E. Washington St.
Athens, OH 45701

Ph: (740) 592-3338
Fx: (740) 592-3341