Board of Zoning Appeals (BZA)

Board of Zoning Appeals

The Murfreesboro Board of Zoning Appeals (BZA) is a five-member body appointed by the Mayor and confirmed by the city council. Members of the BZA and their terms are listed on the boards and commissions list. View the BZA overview here.

The board hears requests for variances from the zoning and sign ordinance, requests for special use permits set forth in the zoning ordinance, and hears appeals from administrative decisions.


To make an appearance before the BZA, please complete an application to appear below.
Please mail or drop off the application to the following address:

Planning and Engineering Office
111 W. Vine St.
Murfreesboro, TN 37130

Meeting Dates

The 2019 BZA meeting dates and deadlines calendar is available below.