The application period for the vacancy on the Board of Zoning Appeals has begun for a second
15-day period to 5:00 p.m. on June 27, 2018. The appointment will start immediately and will
be for the remainder of the term which expires April 30, 2020.
The duty of the Board of Zoning Appeals is to hear and decide appeals where it is alleged there
is an error in any order, requirement, decision or determination made by the Zoning
Administrator in the enforcement of zoning regulations. The Board of Zoning Appeals meets as
needed. As per KSA 12-759 If a city enacts zoning regulations which affect land outside the
corporate limits of such city, at least one member of the board shall be a resident of the area
outside the city’s limits. The area is the three-mile zoning jurisdiction outside the city limit’s.
Anyone interested in being considered for appointment to the position should submit an
application to the City Clerk’s Office by 5:00 p.m. on June 27, 2018. Applications submitted will
be considered by the governing body. The application form is available in the City Clerk’s Office
or is available on the City website www.cityofwellington.net on the Board and Commissions
page.
For questions or additional information, please contact Carol Mericle, City Clerk, ph 620-326-
2811.