Board of Adjustment

City of Springfield

The City of Springfield would appreciate your consideration of service on local boards or commissions. Apply online and indicate the boards on which you are interested in serving. Please contact the City Clerk’s Office at 417-864-1651 if you need any additional information.

The Board of Adjustment consists of 5 members and up to three alternates who are nominated by the City Manager and appointed by the City Council. Members serve without compensation for a 5 year term. The Board has authority to hear appeals, decide district boundaries, allow exceptions, and grant variances of the Zoning Ordinance relating to land improvements, in accordance with guidelines established by the Zoning Ordinance.  

Appointed by: City Manager

Member Terms: 5 years

Residency Requirement: 2 years

Meeting Time: First Tuesday monthly 01:30 PM

Meeting Location: Historic City Hall, Council Chambers, 830 Boonville Ave.

**Please let us know if you submit an application and/or get appointed to this board.