Board of Zoning Adjustment

Regular Meetings

  • 10:00 a.m.
  • The 4th Thursday, January through October
    The 3rd Thursday, in November and December
  • Tenth Street Place
     Basement Chambers

Special Instructions for Public Access to Meetings

In order to minimize the spread of the COVID-19 virus, meetings will be conducted by Teleconference. 

The Board of Zoning Adjustment may be viewed via LIVESTREAM.

Agendas & Minutes

Agendas are available prior to the meetings. Minutes are available following approval.

View Most Recent Agendas and Minutes.

Approved Resolutions

View and print approved Board of Zoning Adjustment Resolutions.


NameOrganizationTerm Expires
Michael MoradianAppointed by Modesto City CouncilJanuary 1, 2021
Naramsen GorielAppointed by Modesto City CouncilJanuary 1, 2022
Gary BlomAppointed by Modesto City CouncilJanuary 1, 2021
Vladimir RodriguezAppointed by Modesto City CouncilJanuary 1, 2022
Bob SeloverAppointed by Modesto City CouncilJanuary 1, 2021
Amin VohraPlanning commission RepresentativeDecember 31, 2020
David RoddickAppointed by Modesto City CouncilJanuary 1, 2022


The responsibility of the Board of Zoning Adjustment is to uphold the integrity of zoning regulations and the Modesto General Plan. The board makes decisions on applications for conditional use permits, variances and site plans for office development. The Board of Zoning Adjustment also hears appeals concerning decisions made by the Community and Economic Development Department staff.

Membership Requirements

Board Members must be a registered voter in the City of Modesto. Please note that application for this committee requires a financial disclosure statement (Statement of Economic Interests - Form 700) under State law.