While our offices are closed to the public, you can reach us by:

  • contacting specific staff members listed below
  • contacting our office at 781-698-4515
  • filling out our department's Contact Us form

Lexington's Zoning Bylaw (Part II of the Code of Lexington) regulates such things as land use, size and location of structures, off-street parking requirements, signs, and special residential developments.

The Building Department is responsible for administration, enforcement, and interpretation of the Zoning Bylaw

The Zoning Board of Appeals is responsible for:

  • hearing and deciding administrative appeals.
  • hearing and deciding applications for special permits.
  • hearing and deciding petitions for variances

Please call the Board of Appeals at 781-698-4534 with any questions you may have.

Building Department staff also support the Zoning Board of Appeals.

Staff Contacts

Name Title Phone
Jennifer Gingras Zoning Administrator (781) 698-4515
Sharon Coffey Zoning Clerk 781-698-4516