About the Board of Zoning Appeals

BZA Group Photo edited

The Board of Zoning Appeals (BZA) hears and decides cases for variance requests, appeals of administrative decisions, and appeals of zoning map interpretations. The BZA is a quasi-judicial body whose members are appointed by the Chief Judge of Loudoun County Circuit Court for 5-year terms.

Board Members

Term Ends
 Chance Harrison, Chair 2017 
Susan Moffett, Vice Chair  2021
Christopher Colsey 2019
Peter Vanderloo 2020
Jonathan Weaver  2018


Group Email Address: BZA@leesburgva.gov

Staff Liaison: Michael Watkins, Assistant Zoning Administrator, accepts correspondence on behalf of the Board.

Board Documents

Please note that the submission filing deadline is 5 weeks prior to a scheduled meeting at 5pm, and the publication deadline for the public notice is the Friday prior to the newspaper publication date. The 2016 BZA Meeting Schedule lists the filing and public notice deadlines for each meeting.