Advisory Boards

Commissions and advisory boards meet on a regular basis to assist with the orderly development and use of land. The Zoning Administrator staff provide technical support for each board/commission.

Board of Adjustment and Appeals


The Washington County Board of Adjustment and Appeals (BAA) has been established by the County Board of Commissioners pursuant to Minnesota Statute 394.27. The responsibilities of the BAA are further defined in the Washington County Development Code, Chapter One, Section 6, Appeals and Variances.


Planning Advisory Commission


The Washington County Planning Advisory Commission has been established by the Washington County Board of Commissioners pursuant to Minnesota Statute 394.30. The responsibilities of the Planning Advisory Commission are further defined in, Chapter One, Section 8, of the Washington County Development Code.