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

  • Carol Richtsmeier, PL1, Chair
  • Ozzie Molina, PL2
  • Barbara Betik, PL3
  • Stephanie Heimbuch, PL4
  • Richard Ware, PL5, Vice-Chair
  • Vacant, PL6 (Alternate)
  • Vacant, PL7 (Alternate)


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