Board of Appeals


The Howard County Board of Appeals will host virtual hearings for the below cases:

The hearings will be WebEx hearings and will not be livestreamed, however, 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 register at the links provided.

Those who wish to provide oral testimony are requested to sign up online by noon on the day before the hearing. Those who sign up on-line will receive instructions and a call-in attendee code.

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:


BA 21-010C - KDC Solar HR Streetlights, LLC
August 9, 2022 @6:30 p.m.

Appeal the Hearing Examiner Decision and Order dated June 30, 2021 regarding due process and Zoning Ordinance requirements. 

Register HERE
Call-in toll number (US/Canada)
Access code: 2308 952 7661



BA 19-042C - Sean Witt (continued from 7/19/2022 and 8/2/2022)
August 11, 2022 @6:30 p.m.
Appeal the Hearing Examiner Decision and Order
dated July 28,2021 regarding the conditional Use
for a pet grooming and day care facility
(11762 Carroll Mill Road, Ellicott City)

Webex - Register HERE
Call-in toll number (US/Canada)
Access code: 2304 711 3781


Case Materials:
Petition (BOA)
Technical Staff Report (Amended)
Plan (Site Distance)
Decision & Order


BA 16-034C - Glenelg Country School
August 23, 2022 @6:30 p.m.

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) 

Registration link pending


BA 766-D - British American Bldg, LLC et al.
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)

*LOCATION: Hybrid Hearing
Webex registration link pending


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: 
Steven Hunt (Chair)
Gene Ryan
Jean Xu
Felitia Phillips