Board of Adjustment


The Zoning Board of Adjustment consists of seven members, each serving a five-year term. This board serves as an appeal body concerning zoning decisions in Johnston. The Board meets on the third Thursday of each month, or as needed, at 6:30 p.m. at Johnston City Hall.

The primary duties of the board include:
  • Grant variances from the terms of the City’s Zoning Ordinance
  • Grant conditional use permits
  • Conduct hearings of appeals of administrative interpretations pertaining to the City’s Zoning Ordinance
  • Convenes as the Board of Appeals as necessary.
You can view the meeting schedule (PDF) and agendas and minutes online. Once you are on the Board Docs page, click on the building in the upper right hand corner to view the appropriate board and commission agenda. 
Board Member Term Expires
Dave Weber June 30, 2023
Meika Merrill June 30 2025
Lindsey Wanderscheid June 30, 2022
Julie Scott June 30, 2026
Matthew Mull June 30, 2026
Bruce Ostrander June 30, 2024
Keith Weggen June 30, 2022
Suresh Reddy Council Liaison


The Board of Adjustment includes seven members, each having a five year term:
To contact any member of the Board of Adjustment, please contact city staff at 515-727-7765.