Join the Zoning Board

Current Vacancies

  1. Join the Zoning Board! To apply, Submit application, read position information on this page, then submit a current resume, and a letter of interest addressed to the Mayor and City Council.
    • Deadline: Ongoing; will remain open until positions are filled.
    • Applications will be reviewed by the nominating committee. Selected applicants will be contacted to schedule an interview. 
    • Apply online now (resume/letter will need to be in PDF format to upload)
    • Or, download the printable application: return it, along with your resume and letter, to Jon Hoffman/Zoning Board, Planning and Building Department, 1290 S. Public Rd, Lafayette, CO 80026 (fax: 303-665-2153).


The Zoning Board of Adjustment hears and decides on variances or appeals for special exceptions to provisions of the Lafayette Development and Zoning Code.


  • The five members serve three-year terms. There are up to two alternates.
  • Meetings are held as needed on the second Wednesday of the month at 6:30 pm in the Council Chambers at City Hall.

Learn More

Contact Staff Liaison

For more information, contact Jon Hoffman, Planner (phone: 303-661-1263).

  1. Requirements & Duties

    • Resident of Lafayette for at least 12 months (prior to appointment)
    • Registered voter
    • Attend scheduled meetings
    • May be required to attend other meetings or volunteer at special events to promote work of the committee.
  1. About the Process

    The City of Lafayette posts candidate applications (with personal information redacted) online after the deadline for a position has passed. Full applications and supplemental documents (such as resumes) are available from the City Clerk according to the Colorado Open Records Act.
    View redacted applications for recently closed positions (as available)