1001 E Elizabeth Street
Brownsville, TX 78520
Each member shall be appointed by the City Commission.
Each appointed member shall serve a 2-year term. No limit is set forth on the number of terms a member may serve.
The Board of Adjustment was created by City Zoning Ordinance #235, Section 17, as described under Section 2118 of the Local Government Code. The board authorizes in specific cases, a variance from the terms of a zoning ordinance if the variance is not contrary to the public interest and due to special conditions, a literal enforcement of the ordinance would result in unnecessary hardship.