Coweta Board of Adjustment
Meets on the 4th Tuesday of each month at the Coweta City Hall Council Chamber located at 310 South Broadway, Coweta, Oklahoma.
The Board of Adjustment is a five-member Board that meets the last Tuesday night of the month and is responsible for making decisions regarding Variance and Special Exception to the Coweta Zoning Code. Typical cases include decisions regarding variance to building setbacks and lot size and special exception to the uses allowed in particular zoning districts.
The Board of Adjustment shall have the power to hear appeals from the determinations of the City Manager or his designee in enforcing the Coweta Zoning Code, to grant special exceptions, to grant variances, and to make interpretations of the zoning map and text.
Special Exceptions and Variances are processed through the Board of Adjustment and require a minimum of 10 days public notification. Staff will place the notice in a local paper and mail notification to owners of land within 300' of the subject property. The applicant is required to provide a 300' ownership list certified by an abstracting company. Typical processing time is approximately 30 days. The application fee is $125. Costs for the ownership list, newspaper publication and mailing typically run in the range of $150 to $250.