Zoning Board of Review
Please be advised meetings are now being held in person.
Due to the expiration of the Governor’s Executive Order 21-72 that allowed for remote meeting attendance,
virtual meetings are no longer permitted.
All board members and applicants must attend in person.
Members of the public are welcome and encouraged to attend in-person or
view the meeting live on ClerkBase at https://clerkshq.com/SouthKingstown-ri
Members of the public who wish to participate in the meeting must either appear in-person or
submit written comments in advance of the meeting.
Standard COVID-19 protocols in town buildings apply to all meeting attendees.
Attendees who are not vaccinated must wear a mask & maintain social distancing.
Zoning Board Member Needed Immediately
The Zoning Board of Review holds the authority to grant special use permits and Variances from the Zoning Ordinance; and is committed to providing a fair and impartial hearing on all applications, in a timely manner. In addition the Zoning Board of Review is charged with hearing and considering the appeal of decisions made by the Planning Board, The Historic District Commission, and the Zoning Enforcement Officer;
The duties performed by the Zoning Board of Review include, but are not limited to:
- Have authority to grant Variances from the Zoning Ordinance
- Have authority to grant Special Use & Use Permits
- Hear and consider the appeal of decisions made by the Planning Board, The Historic District Commission, and the Zoning Enforcement Officer
Criteria for Granting of a Variance or a Special Use Permit: Section 907 Standards for Relief