Board of Zoning Appeals

Regular Meetings

  • Board meets as needed
  • Municipal Building
    Commission Chambers
    223 Associates Boulevard
    Alcoa, TN 37701

Agendas & Minutes

Agendas are available prior to meetings.
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Member Term Length
First Appointed
Term Expires
William C. Cochran, Chairman
3 Years
July 9, 2013
September 10, 2019
Lynn Bolton
3 Years
August 12, 2008
September 10, 2017
John Rochelle
3 Years
January 11, 2005
September 10, 2018

About the Board

A three-member board of citizens appointed by the City of Alcoa Board of Commissioners. One member must be a member of the Alcoa Regional/Municipal Planning Commission. The terms of appointed members shall be for three years each, with the term of one member expiring each year.

The Board of Zoning Appeals shall have the following powers:
  • Administrative Review
  • Special Exceptions
  • Variance
Each power shall be heard and decided, based upon procedures and criteria, as set out in the Zoning Ordinance.

Authorized By

Ordinance No. 338

Staff Contact

Chris Hamby
Director of Planning and Codes
Phone: 865-380-4730