Board of Zoning Appeals 

The chief role of the Board of Zoning Appeals is to hear variance applications relative to the Roanoke County Zoning Ordinance. The board consists of five members who serve five-year terms and are appointed by the Board of Supervisors. Appointments to fill vacancies are only for the unexpired portion of the remaining term. Members may be reappointed to succeed themselves.


Unless otherwise noted, all Board of Zoning Appeals meetings are held at the Roanoke County Administration Center, 5204 Bernard Drive, typically on the third Wednesday of the month at 7:00 p.m. (as needed).

Agendas & Minutes

Agendas are available prior to the meetings.

Most Recent Meeting Packet 

Most Recent Meeting AGENDA ONLY

Archived Documents, Minutes and Meeting Packets by Year 


Board of Zoning Appeals Bylaws


BZA Photo 2023
Vinton Magisterial District
Cave Spring Magisterial District 
Catawba Magisterial District 
 Jeffrey Armstrong
Hollins Magisterial District
Windsor Hills Magisterial District 

Upcoming Board of Zoning Appeals Applications

Hearing Date

Type of Application

Name of Applicant

Planner Assigned 

WITHDRAWNVarianceJames and Angela Wooten Lionel Cruz-Cruz

December 13, 2023VarianceJames and Patricia SheppardBill Richardson