Board of Appeals


The Howard County Board of Appeals will host hybrid hearings for the below cases.

After the hearing concludes, the hearing will be posted on the Council website at a later time. If you would like to join the meetings to view and hear the presentation, or if you wish to testify, you will need to click on the links provided on this page at the time of the hearing.

Persons needing accommodations or translation to fully participate, please contact the Council Office at 410-313-2001.

All Exhibits must be submitted to [email protected] 24 hours before the hearing.

For additional information please e-mail [email protected]


Currently Scheduled Cases/Work Sessions:


**Please note if you wish to testify (in opposition, in support, or undecided) there will be sheets at the entrance of the Banneker Room to provide your information. If you wish to testify (in opposition, in support, or undecided) and are only attending virtually via WebEx Webinar, you will be called upon at the hearing. 
For any clarifications or questions please call the Board Administrator at 410-313-2395. 


April 13, 2023 @ 6:30 p.m.
BA 787-D Taylor Service Company, et al.

Appeal of the Hearing Examiner's Decision and Order
Dated November 19, 2021 denying appeal of the portion
Of DPZ's decision letter (7/23/21), partially denying
(4100 College Ave Ellicott City, Maryland 21042)

*LOCATION: Hybrid Hearing
Webex Webinar Link Pending

Agenda - TBD

Case Materials:
Petition (BOA)
Plan Page 1
Plan Page 2
Plan Page 3


May 2,2023 @ 6:30pm
BA 16-034C - Glenelg Country School (Cont'd from 8/23/22, 1/23/23,1/26/23, 1/31/23, 2/15/23, 3/7/23)
Conditional Use to enlarge and modify a private academic school
(12793 Folly Quarter Road, Ellicott City)
(Appeal of Hearing Examiner Decision)
(Postponed by BOA until Court of Special Appeals Case resolved re: ZRA) 

Webex Webinar Link Pending

Join by phone

1-650-479-3207 Call-in number (US/Canada)

Access code: 


Case Materials:
January 2017 Technical Staff Report
December 2020 TSR with Agency Comments
September 23, 2022 TSR with Agency Comments

Links to previous hearings click dates below:



To be scheduled:

BA 766-D - British American Bldg, LLC et al. (POSTPONED)
September 8, 2022 @6:30 p.m.
Appeal of Planning Board approval of SDP-17-041 Royal Farm Store 186 SE corner of Snowden River Pkwy & Minstrel Way (Appeal of Decision affirming PB decision by Hearing Examiner dated 11/4/20)
(Appeal filed by Efficient Properties, LLC - James Mazzullo)

Links to previous hearings click dates below:



BA 21-032C - Philip Young Kim (Cont'd 2/7/23, 3/9/23, 3/23/23)
(Continuation date:  TBD)

Appealing Hearing Examiner D&O dated April 14, 2022
Conditional Use Petition for a personal service establishment as
an Acupuncturist’s office.
(3152 Saint Johns Lane Ellicott City, Maryland 21042)  


Case Material:
Petition BOA
Revised Peition
Revised Exhibit
February 2022 TSR
Supplemental Documents March 2, 2023

Link to previous hearings click dates below:



All Board of Appeals cases begin at 6:30 the George Howard Bldg., 3430 Courthouse Drive, Ellicott City or virtually using WebEx. For further information please contact the Board of Appeals office at 410-313-2395.Hearings are subject to delay or cancellation. Please call on the day of the hearing to confirm.


Board Members: 

  • Steve Hunt (Chair) 
  • Gene Ryan (Vice Chair)
  • Lynn Foerkolb 
  • Felitia Philips
  • Jean Xu