Board of Zoning Appeal

Authority: Article 10, Section 10.10 of the Cambridge Zoning Ordinance, by authority of Massachusetts General Laws, Chapter 40A

Purpose:To hear and decide appeals, applications for special permits, and appeals and petitions for variances from the terms of the Cambridge Zoning Ordinance.

Membership: 5 Members, 7 Associates

Term: 5 years

Members:

  • Constantine Alexander, Chair
  • Timothy Hughes, Vice Chairman
  • Brendan Sullivan
  • Janet O. Green
  • Thomas Scott

Associate Members:

  • Douglas Myers
  • Slater W. Anderson
  • Andrea A. Hickey
  • Alison Hammer
  • Jim Monteverde
  • George S. Best
  • Laura Wernick

City Dept.: Inspectional Services, 617-349-6100

Meeting Minutes and Schedule:


2016 Tentative BZA Hearing Dates

  • January 7 & 28
  • February 11 & 25
  • March 10 & 31
  • April 14 & 28
  • May 12 & 26
  • June 16 & 30
  • July 14 & 28
  • August 11 & 25
  • September 15 & 29
  • October 13 & 27
  • November 3 & 17
  • December 1 & 15

Visiting City Hall

Cambridge City Hall

795 Massachusetts Ave
Cambridge MA, 02139
Ph: 617-349-4000
TTY: 617-349-4242

Hours of Service

Monday: 8:30am-8pm
Tuesday-Thursday: 8:30am-5pm
Friday: 8:30am-12pm

Richard C. Rossi
City Manager

Lisa C. Peterson
Deputy City Manager