Zoning Commission & Board of Adjustment Openings

Commission & Board Openings

The following Woodbury County Boards / Commissions have vacancies


Board of Adjustment (2 Appointments Available)

The Board of Adjustment is a quasi-judicial board of five citizens appointed by the County Board of Supervisors. The Board hears and decides appeals to any order, requirement, decision, or determination made by an administrative officer in the enforcement of the County’s zoning ordinance; hears and reviews variances and special exceptions from the terms of the zoning ordinance; and decides applications for conditional use permits. Members shall be residents of the unincorporated area of the county and serve terms of five years without compensation.

Meetings: Monthly on the First Monday at 6:00 PM


Zoning Commission (2 Appointments Available)

The Zoning Commission is a commission of five citizens appointed by the County Board of Supervisors. The Commission is responsible for preparing and making recommendations to the Board of Adjustment and Board of Supervisors on issues concerning: the general plan and amendments; rights-of-way dedications, vacations, partial vacations; subdivision plats, amendments to the ordinance, rezoning, and development. Members shall be residents of the unincorporated area of the County and serve terms of five years without compensation.

Meetings: Monthly on the Fourth Monday at 6:00 PM


If you are interested in serving on the Woodbury County Zoning Commission or the Woodbury County Board of Adjustment, please complete an application and return it to the Woodbury County Board of Supervisors, Room 104, Woodbury County Courthouse, 620 Douglas St., Sioux City, IA 51101.

For more information, call 712-279-6609.

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