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Board of Zoning Appeals

Purpose: The purpose of the Johns Creek Board of Zoning Appeals (BZA) is to decide on cases requesting variances and/or code interpretations on the regulatory ordinances of the city including but not limited to the:

Further, the board shall hear cases requesting an appeal to a staff interpretation and/or decision on the above referenced ordinances. Other ordinances adopted in the future that include regulatory requirements that affect building and development may come under the purview of this Board.

The BZA is a decision making board in that any appeal to its decisions shall be made to the Superior Court of Georgia.

Contact:  City Hall (678-512-3200) or Email Zoning Appeals. *Please note: Board members can receive emails but cannot reply.

Meeting Schedule

The Johns Creek Board of Zoning Appeals meets one Tuesday per month (see schedule below) at 7 p.m. City Hall Council Chambers at 11360 Lakefield Drive, Johns Creek, GA 30097.

Also see:  Current BZA Application Calendar

Documents (Current 6 Months)

Sept. 15, 2020
Cancelled No new business submitted


August 18, 2020

V-20-002 | 6590 McGinnis Ferry Road

Letter of Intent
Site Survey
Legal Description
Supporting Documents
Staff Report

Status: Board of Zoning Appeal Affirmed the Director's Interpretation and Denied V-20-002


July 21, 2020 - Meeting Cancelled No new business submitted


June 30, 2020 - Special Called Meeting


V-20-001 |  6325 Hospital Parkway

Letter of Appeal
Site Plan
Site Survey
Legal Description
Status: Approved

May 19, 2020 - Meeting Cancelled No new business submitted


April 21, 2020 - Meeting Cancelled No new business submitted


BZA members are appointed to posts and serve two-year, staggered terms as follows:

  • Post D - Edward Mitchell * (Vice Chair)
  • Post E - Vanessa Jimenez-Shapiro *
  • Post F -  Tien Yee *
  • Post G - John DiPietro * (Chair)
  • Post A -  Judith Ross **
  • Post B - Stacy Skinner **
  • Post C - Larry DiBiase**
* Term expires Feb. 28, 2021
** Term expires Feb. 28, 2022