Board of Zoning Appeals (BZA)

Board of Zoning Appeals Meeting Photo

The Board of Zoning Appeals hears requests for Variances from the Zoning and Sign Ordinances, requests for Special Use Permits as set forth in the Zoning Ordinance and appeals from administrative decisions. There are 5 members, one of whom is a member of the Planning Commission, who serve 3-year terms and who are paid $50 per meeting. To find out more about appearing before the BZA, please contact the Planning Department at 615-893-6441.

BZA Legal Notice of Public Hearings


  • 1:00 p.m.
  • Fourth Wednesday of the month
  • City Hall
    111 W. Vine St.
    Council Chambers
    Murfreesboro, TN 37130

Check the main calendar for meeting status.

Agendas & Minutes 

Agendas are available prior to the meetings. Minutes are available following approval. 

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BZA Members

  • Davis Young, Chair  Term End Date   06/30/2023
  • Ken Halliburton, Vice-Chair (Planning Commission Member),
    Term End Date 06/30/2025
  • Julie R.P. King, Term End Date   06/30/2024
  • Misty Lavender Foy, Term End Date   06/30/2024
  • Tim Tipps, Term End Date   06/30/2023

2023 BZA Calendar Dates

Submittal Deadline  
(3:00 pm)

January 09
February 06
March 06
April 10
May 08
June 12
July 10
August 07
September 11
October 09
November 06
November 27

BZA Meeting Date

January 25
February 22
March 22
April 26
May 24
June 28
July 26
August 23
September 27
October 25
November 29
December 18 (Monday)