Adjustments & Appeals

City of Cortez Board of Adjustment and Appeals. The City of Cortez has a vacancy on the Board of Adjustment and Appeals. Responsibilities include hearing and deciding appeals, to permit variance or modifications of the height of structures, yard area, and lot coverage, and grant variances from flood hazard standards.  Meetings are held when requested. If you are interested in serving on one of these boards, please submit your letter of interest to City Hall, City Clerk’s Office, 123 Roger Smith Avenue, Cortez, CO  81321 or email your letter to lsmith@cortezco.com. Position is opened until filled.

The Board of Adjustment and Appeals responsibilities include: to hear and decide appeals, to permit variance or modifications of the height of structures, yard area, and lot coverage, and grant variances from flood hazard standards.

Meetings

  • As Needed
  • Cortez City Hall
    123 Roger Smith Avenue

Members

  • Glenn Leighton , Chairman
  • Rebecca Levy, Member
  • Alan Rolston, Member
  • Lance McDaniel, Member
  •  Vacant, Member

Membership Requirements

There are five members appointed by City Council, with no more than two members from the current Planning and Zoning Commission elected. No member of the City Council shall serve on the Board of Adjustment and Appeals. View Board information in the Cortez Land Use Code. Information is in Chapter Six.