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The Town of Sullivan’s Island seeks residents interested in serving on the Town’s Boards and Commissions. Please click here for available seats and the application packet. 


The Town of Sullivan's Island Historic Resources Survey (PDF)- Presented by New South Associates, Inc.

Board of Zoning Appeals

The Board of Zoning Appeals was created to appeal staff decisions and consider dimensional variances. Meetings are scheduled the second Thursday of every month at 6:00 P.M. in the Town Hall Council Chambers. The application submission deadline for next month meeting is 5:00 P.M. at Town Hall the Friday after the meeting. Submission dates and meeting dates are listed below. The BZA  is comprised of 7 board members appointed by Town Council. Board applicants are appointed based on knowledge and interests in a variety of fields related to architecture and design.

Public input for agenda items may be submitted by until noon the day of the meeting. Please submit correspondence to the Board at or


The Town of Sullivan’s Island seeks residents interested in serving on the Town’s Boards and Commissions for the following seats:

Board of Zoning Appeals:
One (1) seat for 1-year term ending September 2024 (for a vacated, unexpired term)
Application Packet

Interested residents should submit application packet by 5pm on Friday, September 16, 2022. Please contact Pamela Otto at or (843)883-5744, at Town Hall (2056 Middle St./PO Box 427) with applications or questions. 

Current Members

  • Sydney Cook
  • Jackie Edgerton
  • James Elliott
  • Jeremy Graves
  • Jody Latham
  • Michael Scruggs
  • Elizabeth Tezza

Current Applications

To review the current applications before the Board of Zoning Appeals please visit Applications before BZA.

Board of Zoning Appeals Meeting Schedule

Submittal Date  Meeting Date Agenda
December 9, 2022 January 12, 2023 January BZA Meeting Cancelled
January 13, 2023 February 9, 2023 February BZA Agenda 
February 10, 2023 March 9, 2023 March BZA Agenda 
March 10, 2023 April 13, 2023 April BZA Meeting Cancelled
April 14, 2023 May 11, 2023 May BZA Meeting Cancelled
May 12, 2023 June 8, 2023 June BZA Meeting Cancelled
June 9, 2023 July 13, 2023 July BZA Agenda 
July 14, 2023 August 10, 2023 August BZA Agenda 
August 11, 2023 September 4, 2023 September BZA Agenda 
September 15, 2023 October 12, 2023 October BZA Agenda 
October 13, 2023 November 9, 2023 November BZA Agenda 
November 10, 2023 December 14, 2023 December BZA Agenda 


Minutes of the Board of Zoning Appeals meetings are not available until approval by formal vote of the Board.  Therefore, meeting minutes are normally posted after approval the following month. The current years minutes can be found below. Prior minutes can be found on the Archived Board of Zoning Appeals Minutes page.

2023 Approved Minutes

  • January 12, 2023 BZA Meeting Cancelled
  • February 9, 2023 BZA Meeting Minutes
  • March 9, 2023 BZA Meeting Minutes
  • April 13, 2023 BZA Meeting Minutes
  • May 11, 2023 BZA Meeting Minutes
  • June 8, 2023 BZA Meeting Minutes
  • July 13, 2023 BZA Meeting Minutes
  • August 10, 2023 BZA Meeting Minutes
  • September 4, 2023 BZA Meeting Minutes
  • October 12, 2023 BZA Meeting Minutes
  • November 9, 2023 BZA Meeting Minutes
  • December 14, 2023 BZA Meeting Minutes