Board of Adjustment

The Town of Bennett Board of Adjustment is comprised of five members. Each member serves a three year term.

The Board of Adjustment holds meetings as needed to hear and decide appeals from and review any order, requirement, decision or determination made by an administrative official charged with enforcement of the provisions of Chapter 16 and to authorize variances from the terms of Chapter 16 subject to the criteria set forth in Section 16-2-360.

Current Board of Adjustment Members:

Lance Grothe - Chair
Martin Metsker - Vice Chair

Caleb Connor

Ron Halverson

Wayne Clark

Effective January 1, 2022, the Planning and Zoning Commission will serve as the Board of Adjustment for the Town of Bennett. 

Per the Town of Bennett Municipal Code, the Board of Adjustment shall have the following powers and duties, all of which shall be subject to and in compliance with state law and in harmony with the purpose and intent of the Code and with the most appropriate development of the neighborhood: 

  1. To hear and decide appeals from and review any order, requirement, decision or determination made by an administrative official charged with enforcement of the provisions of Chapter 16 of the Code. 
  2. To hear and decide all matters referred to it or upon which it is required to pass under Chapter 16 of the Code. 
  3. To authorize variances from the terms of Chapter 16, subject to the criteria set forth in Section 16-2-370 of the Code. 
  4. To perform each and all of the duties specified in Section 31-23-307, C.R.S., together with all other duties and authority which may hereafter be conferred on it by State law. 

The Planning and Zoning Commission will also adopt bylaws and rules of procedure for the Board of Adjustment. 
 

Board of Adjustment Meeting Agendas