Petition Application 

Applications may be picked up at City Hall, 166 Lincolnway, or may be printed off the website (Click here for application). Return completed applications to City Hall, Attn: Planning Department. Applications must be turned into City Hall before 4:30 PM CST by the deadlines found in the application packet. 

Meeting Dates and Deadlines

Application Deadline Meeting Date
December 20, 2018  January 15, 2019
January 25, 2019 February 19
February 22 March 19
March 22 April 16
April 26 May 21
May 24 June 18
June 21 July 16
July 26 August 20
August 23 September 17
September 20 October 15
October 25 November 19
November 22 December 17
December 20, 2019 January 21, 2020 

Correspondence Regulations

In accordance with Indiana Code 36-7-5-930 (g), a person may not communicate with any member of the Board of Zoning Appeals before the hearing with intent to influence the member’s action on a matter pending before the board. However, the staff (as defined in the Zoning Ordinance) may file with the board a written statement setting forth any facts or opinions relating to the matter not less than five days before the hearing. Any and all correspondence must include your name, address, and telephone number and should be sent to Planning Director Tyler Kent at:

166 Lincolnway 
Valparaiso, IN 46383 
Ph: 219.462.1161 
Fx: 219.464.4273