Board of Zoning Appeals (BZA)

The Board of Zoning Appeals hears requests for variances from the Zoning Code. Members: Five regular and one student (non-voting). Term: One year.

+ Meetings

Where: Golden Valley City Hall, 7800 Golden Valley Road (unless otherwise noted) and online via Webex.

Regular Meetings: 7 pm, fourth Tuesday of each month (unless other notice is given). BZA meetings will be cancelled due to lack of an agenda if there is no business to be discussed or if there is no quorum.

  • To monitor the current meeting on Webex, call 1-415-655-0001 and enter meeting code 177 452 4723.
  • For technical assistance, contact the City at 763-593-8007 or

+ Agendas & Minutes

Agendas and minutes are posted as soon as they become available. Minutes remain subject to approval at the next BZA meeting.

+ Meeting Archive

+ Commissioners

  • Richard Orenstein, Chair (May 2022)
  • Vacancy, Vice-Chair (May 2022)
  • Chris Carlson (May 2022)
  • Nancy Nelson (May 2022)
  • Rotating Planning Commission Representative
  • Kade Arms-Regenold, Student (May 2022)

Staff Liaison

  • Myles Campbell, Planner