B of Z General Information

B of Z General Information

To request a variance contact Bell Buckle Town Hall at 931-389-9513

A Board of Zoning Appeals was established in accordance with section 13-7-205 of the Tennessee Code Annotated. All members of the board shall be appointed by the Mayor and confirmed by majority vote of the Board of Mayor and Aldermen. The members of the Board of Zoning Appeals shall serve for 3 year terms, or until their respective successors are appointed and qualified, except that the board first appointed shall serve respectively for the following terms: one for 1 year, one for 2 years and one for 3 years.

A non-refundable fee of $25 shall be paid to the Town of Bell Buckle with each application for request to defray the costs of notices, the hearing, and any miscellaneous expenses. (see attached application)

A public hearing for the purpose of soliciting public comments concerning the application shall be held and public notice shall be given in advance of said hearing. Notice of the public hearing shall be published once in a newspaper of general circulation prior to the hearing and due public notice shall be given to the parties in interest.