Zoning Board of Appeals


The Scarborough Zoning Board of Appeals is charged with hearing and deciding a range of different types of appeals and special exceptions as specified in the Zoning Ordinance. Appeals heard by the Zoning Board include administrative appeals, variance appeals, miscellaneous appeals, limited reduction of yard size appeals, and practical difficulty appeals. Special exception uses are permitted in various zoning districts subject to review and approval by the Zoning Board.


Applications

Refer to Section V of the Zoning Ordinance for more information on all the listed appeals, or contact the Zoning Administrator, Brian Longstaff, with any questions.

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  • Variance Appeal Application.pdf   93k - Feb 18, 2016, 6:48 AM by kpatterson@scarboroughmaine.org (v1)
  • Special Exception Application.pdf   157k - Jan 8, 2015, 8:02 AM by kpatterson@scarboroughmaine.org (v1)
  • Reduction of Yard Size Application.pdf   148k - Jan 8, 2015, 8:02 AM by kpatterson@scarboroughmaine.org (v1)
  • Practical Difficulty Application.pdf   200k - Jan 8, 2015, 8:02 AM by kpatterson@scarboroughmaine.org (v1)
  • Miscellaneous Appeal Application.pdf   175k - Jan 8, 2015, 8:02 AM by kpatterson@scarboroughmaine.org (v1)
  • Administrative Appeal Application.pdf   229k - Jan 8, 2015, 8:01 AM by kpatterson@scarboroughmaine.org (v1)
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Meetings

Zoning Board of Appeals meetings are the second Wednesday of each month.

Deadline

Submittal including an electronic copy as well as 10 copies of package is due the 20th of the month before the next agenda. If the 20th falls on a Saturday or Sunday, submittal is due the Friday before.

Meeting Agendas & Minutes

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DateAgendaMinutesMultimediaActionsNotes
August 8, 2018 Agenda     
July 11, 2018 Agenda     
June 13, 2018 Agenda Minutes    
May 9, 2018 Agenda Minutes   Appeal # 2635 -- TABLED per applicant 
April 11, 2018 Agenda Minutes   Meeting will be held at the High School Cafeteria, 11 Municipal Drive at 7 PM 
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Members

Zoning Board members are appointed by the Town Council and serve three year terms.

  • Leroy Crockett - 2018 -- Chair
  • James Hebert - 2019 -- Vice Chair 
  • Karin Shupe, - 2018
  • Melinda Torrens
  • Vacancy - 2020

  • Edward Blaise, 1st Alternate - 2018
Liaisons

Jay Chace
Town Planner
Phone: (207) 730-4042
Email: jchace
           @scarboroughmaine.org

Brian Longstaff
Zoning Administrator
Phone: (207) 730-4050
Email: blongstaff
           @scarboroughmaine.org



Related Town Ordinances

Zoning Ordinance [PDF]