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
Building Department staff also support the Zoning Board of Appeals.