Board of Commissioner’s Board Room 1000 Ross Municipal Drive Pittsburgh, PA 15237
Tara Ann Howey, Chairwoman Term expires: December 31, 2024
Philip Little, Vice-Chairman Term expires: December 31, 2021
Ronald Zangaro, Secretary Term expires: December 31, 2023
James R. Atzert Term expires: December 31, 2022
Beth Schellhaus Term expires: December 31, 2025
Catherine A. Conley, Esq.-Solicitor
Dominic J. Rickert, Board Liaison
The Zoning Hearing Board is a quasi-judicial board comprised of 5 members appointed by the Board of Commissioners, serving a 5 year term. ZHB decisions can be appealed to the Allegheny County Court of Common Pleas.
In accordance with the provisions and authority established through the Pennsylvania Municipalities Planning Code (MPC) the Zoning Hearing Board hears appeals from the decisions of the Zoning Administrator, requests for variance/relief from zoning ordinances, special exceptions in accordance with the zoning ordinance, and the validity of any provision of the zoning or land use requirements. All applications must be turned in 28 days prior to meeting date.