Board of Zoning Appeals

  • Seven member board
  • Quasi-judicial
  • Staggered three-year terms
  • Board meets at 7:00 pm on the fourth Tuesday of every month
  • Board meets in the Town Council Chamber, Town Hall
  • Board workshop and site walks are scheduled as needed

Responsibilities include appeal of decisions of the code enforcement officer/building inspector, granting variances to the Zoning Ordinance, approving conditional use permits and multi-unit conversions. Board follows Zoning Ordinance and other state and local statutes in making decisions. Interpretation of these ordinances and statutes required.

E-mail Board of Zoning Appeals                        
Staff Contact: Benjamin McDougal, Code Enforcement Officer

Board of Zoning Appeals Members:
Term Expires
Matthew Caton* 12/31/2021
Aaron Mosher 12/31/2021
Joseph Barbieri  12/31/2022
Michael Tadema-Wieland* 12/31/2022
Michael F. Vaillancourt* 12/31/2022
Kevin Justh 12/31/2023
Colin P. Powers 12/31/2023

# - Serving unexpired term
* - Serving third consecutive term

Meeting Materials

  • Agendas, minutes, supporting documents if available

Meeting Materials Archive

  • 1988-2019

In the News

General Information
Code Enforcement Officer
Benjamin McDougal
Office Manager
Aniko Varadi
Staff Member
Janet L. Staples
Phone Numbers
Emergencies: Dial 911
320 Ocean House Road
Cape Elizabeth,

Tuesday - Friday
7:30 - 4:00
7:30 - 5:00