Board of Adjustment


The Board of Adjustment hears appeal requests on decisions made by the City official's regarding certain building requirements, authorizes zoning variances and regulates non-conforming uses. The Board is a quasi-judicial body that holds a hearing in which an applicant must present evidence supporting his or her request.

Commission Meetings

The Board of Adjustment meets at 7:00 pm on the third Monday of the month as needed. A fiscal year calendar for applicant submission deadlines and meeting dates is set and approved each year. The Board of Adjustment meetings are held at:

Council Chamber of the City Hall
105 S. Cockrell Hill Road
Ovilla, TX 75154

Commission Members

  • PL 1 - Carol Richtsmeier, Chair
  • PL 2 - Patricia Halyard-King, Vice Chair
  • PL 3 - Barbara Betik
  • PL 4 - Stephanie Heimbuch
  • PL 5 Richard Ware
  • PL 6 - Steven Miner, (Alternate)
  • PL7 Vacant, (Alternate)


Agendas for all meetings are stored in the "Archives" section and may also be accessed here: Board of Adjustment Agendas.