Board of Appeals

Board of Appeals

1) hears and decides appeals where it is alleged that there is error in any order, requirement, decision, or determination made by the Zoning Administrator; 2) hears and decides special exceptions; 3) authorizes upon appeal such variances as will not be contrary to the public interest, where, owing to special conditions, the enforcement of the provisions of this chapter will result in unwarranted hardship, and injustice, but which will most nearly accomplish the purpose and intent of this chapter and 4)determines, in cases of uncertainty, the classifications as to district of any use not named as a permitted use, provided such use shall be in keeping with uses specifically named in the district regulations.

Board meets as necessary in the Denton Town Hall.


Florence Doherty
Mary “Lori” Schmidt
Troy Livingstone

End of Term

December 31, 2026
December 31, 2025
December 31, 2024

Denton Residents that are interested in serving as an alternate volunteer on the Board of Appeals may submit a letter of interest to Scott Getchell, Town Administrator, 4 N. Second Street, Denton, Maryland, 21629. For more information, please contact Donna Todd at 410-479-3625.

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