Board of Adjustment
Richard Norton was appointed by the Honorable Rudy Gonzalez, Jr.
Jose C. Gonzalez was appointed by the Honorable Vidal Rodriguez
Javier Martinez, Alt #1, by the Honorable Alex Perez
Louis P. Lavaude, Alt #2, was appointed by the Honorable Alberto Torres, Jr.
Richard Perales, was appointed by the Honorable Roque Vela, Jr.
Javier Compean was appointed by the Honorable Dr. Marte A. Martinez
Guillermo J. Cavazos, Jr. was appointed by the Honorable George Altgelt
Osbaldo A. Lara was appointed by the Honorable Roberto Balli
Francisco (Pancho) Averill, Chairman, was appointed by the Honorable Pete Saenz
The Zoning Board of Adjustment consists of 5 members and four alternates. The Mayor and council members shall nominate one member each. By lottery the first five nominees selected shall be regular members and the remaining four shall be alternate members for a two year term. The two year term of a member or alternate shall run concurrently with that of the Mayor and council member who made the nomination. A member appointed to fill a vacancy shall serve for the unexpired term. No member shall serve more than four years. Hearings before the Zoning Board of Adjustment shall be public. The Board shall elect a Chairperson and Vice-Chairperson. The Board shall act by motion in which not less than four (4) concurring votes are required to reverse an administrative decision or to grant a variance.
City of Laredo Planning and Zoning Department
1413 Houston St.
Laredo, Texas 78040