Zoning Board of Adjustments & Appeals

Regular Meetings

  • 7 pm
  • 4th Tuesday, as needed
  • Friendswood City Hall
    910 S Friendswood Drive
    Friendswood, TX 77546

Agendas & Minutes

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

View Most Recent Agendas and Minutes


  • Jason Byers
    Term expires: July 2020
  • Mike Czarowitz
    Term expires: July 2020
  • Ronald Dyer
    Term expires: July 2020
  • Michael Fernandez
    Term expires: July 2021 
  • Glen Grayban
    Term expires: July 2020
  • Glenn Mintz
    Term expires: July 2021
  • David O’Brien, III
    Term expires: July 2020
  • Philip Ratisseau
    Term expires: July 2021
  • Linda Thornton
    Term expires: July 2020
  • Steve Rockey, Council Liaison
  • Sally Branson, Alternate Council Liaison


The Zoning Board of Adjustment and Appeals hears and rules on requests for appeals, special exceptions, and variances to the Zoning Ordinance and authorizes variances from the Zoning Ordinance when not contrary to the public interest.

This board also serves as the appeals board for Fire and Life Safety Codes and Flood Damage Prevention Code (City Code, Section 34-41) and acts as the Building and Standards Committee (BASC) (City Code, Section 14-319).

Term Length

  • 2 years, overlapping terms

Staff Support

  • Director of Community Development/Planner
  • Building Official
  • Development Coordinator