Board of Zoning Appeals


Meetings are held at 10:00 am on the third Thursday of every month as needed in the Fourth Floor Conference Room located in City Hall, 427 Patton Street, Danville, VA 24541.

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Regular Meeting Agendas

 Meeting agendas are available prior to the meetings.

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Regular Meeting Minutes

Meeting minutes are also available following approval.

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  • Gus W. Dyer, III (Chairman)
  • Michael Nicholas 
  • Gus Dolianitis (Secretary)
  • Lawrence Meder 
  • Ann Sasser Evans
  • John Hiltzheimer
  • Nicole Garrison (Vice-Chairman)


The Board of Zoning Appeals is a seven member Court-appointed body that hears and rules on the following:

Applications & Forms

The application fee for an appeal of the Zoning Administrator's ruling, variance, or interpretation of the zoning district maps is $206 and is nonrefundable. Variance Applications, Appeal of Zoning Administrator Applications, or other applications can be obtained in the Planning Division office located in Room 207 of the Municipal Building. Check the Commissions Calendar (PDF) for further information on application deadlines, post dates of public hearing notices, and meeting dates for 2020.  

More Information

For more information on appeals, variances, and zoning map interpretations, please contact the Zoning Administrator at 434-799-5260 or by mail at: 

Planning Division
Community Development
427 Patton Street, Room 207
P.O. Box 3300
Danville, VA 24543

To apply to serve on this Board, please fill out our online application.