Nebraska Revised Statute 19-911

Chapter 19 Section 911

19-911.

Board of adjustment; legislative body of village may act; exception; powers and duties.

Notwithstanding the provisions of sections 19-907 and 19-908, the legislative body of a village may, except as set forth in section 19-912.01, provide by ordinance that it shall constitute a board of adjustment, and in the regulations and restrictions adopted pursuant to the authority of sections 19-901 to 19-905 may provide that as such board of adjustment it may exercise only the powers granted to boards of adjustment by section 19-910. As such board of adjustment it shall adopt rules and procedures that are in harmony with sections 19-907 to 19-910, and shall have the powers and duties therein provided for the board of adjustment, and other parties shall have all the rights and privileges therein provided for. The concurring vote of two-thirds of the members of the legislative body acting as a board of adjustment shall decide any question upon which it is required to pass as such board.

Source

  • Laws 1927, c. 43, § 8, p. 186;
  • C.S.1929, § 19-908;
  • R.S.1943, § 19-911;
  • Laws 1975, LB 410, § 19;
  • Laws 1978, LB 186, § 7;
  • Laws 1998, LB 901, § 2.

Annotations

  • The city council of a first-class city is not authorized by this section to sit as a board of adjustment. Staley v. City of Blair, 206 Neb. 292, 292 N.W.2d 570 (1980).

  • City council may sit as a board of adjustment. Weber v. City of Grand Island, 165 Neb. 827, 87 N.W.2d 575 (1958).