Memphis & Shelby County Board of Adjustment
SELECTION PROCESS: (4) members appointed by the City Mayor, with the approval of a majority of the City Council, none of whom may be an elected official.
(4) members appointed by the County Mayor, with the approval of a majority of the County Commission, none of whom may be an elected official.
MEMBERSHIP: 8 Member Board.
Oath of Office required.
All members shall have been residents of the county (either within or without the City) for a period of at least one year prior to their appointment.
FUNCTION & AUTHORITY: The Memphis & Shelby County Board of Adjustment hears appeals from the administration of zoning laws adopted pursuant to the enabling legislation allowing the control of land uses.
TERMS OF MEMBERS: 3 Year Term.
The term of all members shall extend until their successors are qualified.
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