Board of Zoning Adjustment
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.
- 10:00 a.m.
- The 4th Thursday (The 3rd Thursday in November)
- Tenth Street Place
Agendas & Minutes
Agendas are available prior to the meetings. Minutes are available following approval.
|Naramsen Goriel||Appointed by Modesto City Council||January 1, 2026|
|Gary Blom||Appointed by Modesto City Council||January 1, 2025|
|Marshall Riddle||Appointed by Modesto City Council||January 1, 2026|
|Minal Desai||Appointed by Modesto City Council||January 1, 2025|
|Amin Vohra||Planning Commission Representative||December 31, 2023|
|Mark Niskanen||Appointed by Modesto City Council||January 1, 2025|
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.
The Board of Zoning Adjustment shall consist 6 members appointed by City Council to maximum of two four-year terms, and one member appointed from the Planning Commission on a yearly basis.