Board of Adjustment and Appeals

Purpose and Function: The Board shall review all questions as they may arise in the administration of the Staples Zoning Ordinance, including the interpretation of zoning maps, and it shall hear appeals from and review any order, requirement, decisions, or determination made by the administrative officer charged with enforcing the Zoning Ordinance. Such appeal may be taken by any person, firm, or corporation aggrieved or by any officer, department, board, or bureau of the City. The Board shall also have the authority to grant variances to the provisions of the Zoning Ordinance under certain conditions. The conditions for the issuance of a variance are indicated in Section 5.6.04 Subd.f of the Staples City Code.


Meetings: The Board of Adjustment and Appeals meets as necessary.


Board of Adjustment and Appeals members:

  • Roy Miles (Council Representative)
  • Bruce Drone
  • Brian Niemann
City of Staples | 122 6th Street NE Staples, MN 56479 | 218-894-2550 | Photos provided by the Staples World.