Boards & Commissions

  1. Board of Zoning Appeals

    The Board of Zoning Appeals shall hear and decide appeals made for exceptions to and variations from the application of ordinances, orders, and regulations of City administrative officials or agencies, governing planning and zoning in the City.

  2. Civil Service Commission

    The Civil Service Commission shall, except as otherwise provided by ordinance, exercise the powers and duties of a Municipal Civil Service Commission as provided by general law.

  3. Heritage Commission

    The Heritage Commission shall have the same powers and duties of the Design Control Board provided for by ordinance.

  4. Income Tax Board

    The Board shall convene after any person who is dissatisfied with any ruling or decision of the Tax Administrator has filed the required documentation to make a written contested appeal to the Board of Review.

  5. Moral Claims Commission

    All claims against the City arising from injury or damage from alleged acts or omissions of the City shall be referred to the Director of Law.

  6. Planning & Zoning Commission

    The powers and duties of the Planning and Zoning Commission are as provided for as municipal planning commissions by general law except as otherwise provided by ordinance.

  7. Recreation Center Governing Board

    The duties of the Governing Board shall include: setting use rates for the Center, reviewing contracts, reviewing the Center’s financial condition, reviewing staffing requirements and scheduling use of the Center.