Zoning Board of Adjustment


The Zoning Board of Adjustment shall hear and decide appeals when error is alleged in any order, requirement, decision or determination made by an administrative official of the City in the enforcement of any zoning related decisions.  The Zoning Board of Adjustment may reverse or affirm, in whole or in part, or modify the administrative official’s order, requirement, decision, or determination from which an appeal is taken and make the correct order.


The Board shall consist of five (5) members and two (2) alternates who shall be appointed by majority vote of the City Council. Members must be at least 18 years of age, a resident citizen, a qualified voter of the city, not be employed by the city nor receive salary or compensation for services to the board.


Each member of the Board shall be appointed and serve two (2) years staggered terms (Local Government Code Section 211.008b).


Shall be held at the call of the presiding officer and at other times as determined by the board.

Board Members

Craig A. Matson10/01/2020 - 9/30/2021
VACANT4/22/2019 - 9/30/2021
Laurence R. Nichols4/22/2019 - 9/30/2021
Shane Stolarczyk4/22/2019 - 9/30/2021
Vice Chairperson - John T. Wall4/22/2019 - 9/30/2021
VACANT (Alternate)10/01/2020 - 9/30/2021

Additional Information:

Download the application here and send to the City Secretary at:

Christina Picioccio
City Secretary
City of Fair Oaks Ranch
7286 Dietz Elkhorn
Fair Oaks Ranch, TX 78015