Board of Adjustment

Regular Meetings

  • 4:30 p.m.
  • 1st Thursday of every month (As needed)
  • Aspen City Hall - Council Chambers 
    427 Rio Grande Place Aspen, CO 81611

For information on upcoming meetings, view the calendar.

Agendas are available prior to meetings. Minutes are available following approval.

Board Composition, Terms and Qualifications

The Board of Adjustment is a volunteer board consisting of five regular members and two alternates. Members are appointed by City Council, each to four year terms. All members must be qualified electors in Aspen and residents of the City for at least one (1) year prior to appointment.

Current Members 

  • Andrew Sandler - Chair
  • Ashley Feddersen - Vice Chair
  • Collin Frank
  • Jim Farrey
  • Rick Head
  • Tim Sack - Alternate


In general, the Board hears, reviews and approves or denies variance requests from the dimensional standards of the land use code.

Enabling Legislation

Chapter 26.216 - Aspen Municipal Code 

For related information on the Planning and Zoning Department, see the Planning and Zoning page.