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Municipal Building
5583 Main Street
Williamsville, NY 14221

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Current Members

J. Matthew Plunkett (C)

Duncan M. Black (M)

Gary M. Palumbo (M)

F. David  Pollack (M)

Current Vacancies: 1

(C) Chairperson
(M) Member
(O) Resource Person

Zoning Board of Appeals

Town Board Liaison

Barry A. Weinstein, Supervisor

phone: 631.7032

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Meeting Location* and Schedule

Amherst Municipal Building
5583 Main St, Williamsville, NY 14221
To verify, please call 716.631.7080

Tue., January 27, 2015, 07:00 PM

Tue., February 24, 2015, 07:00 PM

Tue., March 17, 2015, 07:00 PM

Tue., April 21, 2015, 07:00 PM

Tue., May 19, 2015, 07:00 PM

Tue., June 16, 2015, 07:00 PM

Tue., July 21, 2015, 07:00 PM

Tue., August 18, 2015, 07:00 PM

Tue., September 15, 2015, 07:00 PM

Tue., October 20, 2015, 07:00 PM

Tue., November 17, 2015, 07:00 PM

Tue., December 15, 2015, 07:00 PM

*Standard meeting location unless otherwise indicated.

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Mission Statement or Purpose

Pursuant to the provisions of Section 267 of the New York State Town Law, the Town of Amherst maintains a Zoning Board of Appeals consisting of five (5) members appointed by the Town Board, each for a term of five (5) years on a staggered basis.

The Zoning Board of Appeals is authorized to grant relief from any provision of the Town of Amherst Zoning Ordinance or any decision of an administrative official charged with the enforcement of that ordinance. In addition, the Board is empowered to grant special use permits in certain instances as spelled out in the Zoning Ordinance. Town Law specifies the grounds and criteria that the Zoning Board of Appeals must use to grant a variance.

For general questions concerning Zoning Board of Appeals actions, please contact the Building Department.