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Board of Appeals

The 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.

Member Name

Florence Doherty
Harry Wyre
Troy Livingstone
Gary Smith, Alternate

End of Term

December 31, 2023
December 31, 2022
December 31, 2021
December 31, 2023

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