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  ZONING BOARD OF ADJUSTMENT
Duties:  A quasi-judicial board that authorizes variances from the City's zoning regulations, decides special exemption applications, and decides appeals on alleged errors of enforcement of the code requirements.
Qualifications:  There are no specifics on residency of El Paso.
Seats:  18 members: (9 Regular and 9 Alternates for each district and for the Mayor. See Article 1011 of City Code updated, 8/20/90, and Ordinances: 12550, and 12750.
Term:  Two, 2 year terms. If they are a regular member and their term expires they can be appointed as an alternate and vice-versa.
Term Limits: Two term limit.
Contact:  Donna Martinez
Contact Office: Planning and Inspections
Contact Email:  MartinezDM@elpasotexas.gov
Contact Phone:  212-1583
Meeting times:  2nd and alternate meeting on 4th Monday of every month at 1:30 - 3:00 p.m. in Council Chambers. (Subject to change.)

Enabling Ordinance(s)/Resolution(s):   012550   012750   016888  

Meeting Agendas and Minutes

 MEMBER LIST (Reflects City appointments only)
Name

Date Appointed

Date Expires Appointed By Type
Adauto, Ray 8/23/2016 10/1/2017 Mayor A
Downey, Blake 2/23/2016 10/1/2017 Mayor R
Eiland , Bailey Rose 11/14/2017 9/30/2019 District 3 A
Garza, Maria Elena 10/17/2017 10/1/2019 District 6 A
Graham, James L. 10/20/2015 10/1/2019 District 7 R
Hills, Patrice 3/8/2016 10/1/2019 District 6 R
Jackson, Rodney 10/3/2017 10/1/2019 District 4 R
Lujan, Walter O. 11/15/2016 10/1/2018 District 3 R
Pendergras, Genevieve S. 10/17/2017 10/1/2019 District 8 R
Smith, Maria Isabel 1/26/2016 10/15/2017 District 7 A
Torres, Tom 9/6/2016 10/1/2017 District 2 R
Troncoso, Linda C. 11/29/2016 10/1/2019 District 2 A
VACANT District 8 A
VACANT District 4 A
VACANT District 1 A
VACANT District 5 A
Veliz, William R. 7/25/2017 10/1/2018 District 5 R
Villa, Christopher Carlos 2/23/2016 10/1/2019 District 1 R