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, 2019 January 21, 2020
January 24, 2019 February 18
February 21 March 17
March 27 April 21
April 24 May 19
May 22 June 16
June 26 July 21
July 24 August 18
August 21 September 15
September 25 October 20
October 23 November 17
November 20 December 15
December 23, 2020 January 19, 2021

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 Beth Shrader at:

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