Fairfax County Seeks Member for the Board of Zoning Appeals
The Fairfax County Board of Zoning Appeals has an opening for one member. Interested candidates must apply by Monday, April 11, 2022 to the Fairfax Circuit Court, which appoints the Board’s seven members. Applicants should send their resume to Chief Judge Penney S. Azcarate, Fairfax Circuit Court, by email entitled “Board of Zoning Appeals Application” OR by first-class U.S. mail to Chief Judge Penney Azcarate, 4110 Chain Bridge Road, Fairfax, VA 22030.
NOTE: The application should be sent via only one form of correspondence, whether email or U.S. mail.
This position will be for a five-year term from the date of appointment. Members of the Board of Zoning Appeals are appointed for staggered five-year terms; are compensated at a bi-weekly rate of $357.69; and serve as private citizens, not as County employees. Applicants must be residents of Fairfax County. For more information, contact Brent Krasner; Zoning Evaluation Division, Fairfax County Department of Planning and Development, at 703-324-1280, TTY 711.
The Fairfax County Board of Zoning Appeals (BZA) was established pursuant to the provisions of Article 7, Chapter 22, Title 15.2 of the Code of Virginia. The BZA consists of seven (7) members appointed by the Circuit Court for staggered terms of five years. The BZA's powers, duties and procedures are set forth in broad terms in the State Code and are further detailed in the Fairfax County Zoning Ordinance. Such powers and duties include:
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