Applications (Rezonings, Variances, Conditional Uses, Appeals)


Prior to submitting applications, a pre-application consultation with Community Development Staff is required.  The purpose of the consultation is to discuss application submittal requirements to ensure complete application submission and avoid unnecessary delays.  Staff will also provide information regarding the legislative process and public hearing schedule. 

Schedule a pre-application consultation meeting (via virtual live stream) with Staff:
Naomi Siodmok at or 770-901-7945
Austin Shelton at or 470-622-9357

Rezoning Application
Variance Application
Conditional Use Permit (CUP) Application
CUP Application for New Cell Tower
Variance Application for Small Cell Equipment Installation
Zoning Verification Letter (ZVL) Request
Appeal Application - Sign Permits

Application Deadlines and Legislative Schedule 

Application Fees

1 - 10 acres    $1,150 + $150/concurrent variance requested
11 - 20 acres    $1,550 + $150/concurrent variance requested
21 - 50 acres    $2,150 + $150/concurrent variance requested
51 - 99 acres    $3,150 + $150/concurrent variance requested
100 – 150 acres    $3,250 + $40/ac + $150/concurrent variance requested
151+ acres    $3,400 + $40/ac + $150/concurrent variance requested
Variance - Council Approval
Residential    $150 +$50 concurrent action
Non-Residential    $350 + $100 concurrent 
Variance - Administrative 
   $200 per variance request
   $450 +  $150/concurrent variance requested
 Zoning Verification Letter  
CUP for Cell Towers 
Variance for Small Cell
Appeal - Sign Permit

Submit applications via email to and After the submission has been processed, which may take a few days, you will receive an email with a link to online payment.  

Please provide the following minimum information in the email:
•    Subject line of email: “Name of Application and the property address”
                   Example:         “CUP Application for 3725 Park Avenue”
•    Body of email: Your contact information and a clear description of scope of work
•    Attachments: Submit attachments or a dropbox link with completed application and required documents


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