Board of Zoning Appeals


  • Held as needed
  • Goochland Administration Building - 1800 Sandy Hook Road, Goochland VA 23063
  • Term length: 5 years
  • For agenda and minutes - Agenda Center



It is this Board's purpose to hear and decide appeals of administrative decisions made pursuant to the Zoning Ordinance, hear and decide upon applications for variances authorized by the Zoning Ordinance, and hear and decide applications for interpretation of the Zoning Map where there is uncertainty as to the location of a zoning district boundary.

Must be residents of the county.

To learn more about this Board contact Ashley Parker, BZA Secretary, at 804-556-5866 or email:


This Board has 5 members and 2 alternates. They are recommended by the Board of Supervisors and appointed by Circuit Court.The Board of Zoning Appeals is a quasi-judicial board. As such, any ex-parte communication with the Board is prohibited. Please contact the Board's appointed secretary, Ashley Parker at 804-556-5866 or
  • David Waldeck, District 3 - Term Expires: October 31, 2025
  • Dwain Cosby, District 5 - Term Expires: October 31, 2025
  • Sam Babbitt, District 3 - Term Expires: October 31, 2023
  • Amanda Kowalski, District 2 - Term Expires: May 31, 2022 
  • Laura Meadows, District 2 - Term Expires: July 31, 2024
  • 2 alternate vacancies