Zoning Board


  • 7:30 PM, every first and third Monday, except when noted here.
  • View meeting schedule on the City Calendar
 All meetings of the Zoning Board are open to the public, and public comments are welcome once application hearings are completed. No sign-up is required to comment. Public comments on specific site presentations are also allowed after each such presentation, with the length of the comments at the discretion of the Zoning Board chairperson.
Agendas & Minutes
Agendas are available prior to the meetings. Minutes are available following approval.
View Most Recent Agendas and Minutes

Members (4-year terms)

  • Joseph Steiner
  • David Mollin
  • Michael Lardieri
  • Steven Spurr, Vice Chair
  • Maureen Leuenberger
  • Elizabeth Newell
  • Tom Ucko, Chair

Alternates (2-year terms)

  • Kathryn Schwartzstein, Alternate I
  • Katherine Hensel, Alternate II
  • Ayman Maleh, Alternate III
  • Scott Loikits, Alternate IV


  • Dennis M. Galvin, Counsel
  • Christa Anderson, Zoning Officer
  • Chris Nicola, Secretary
  • David Naidu, Council Liaison
The mission of the City of Summit Zoning Board is to provide an independent body, empowered to grant relief from the strict application of Zoning Regulations (variances), approve certain uses of land (special exceptions), and hear appeals of actions taken by the City.

Member Terms
The Common Council appoints seven members to the Zoning Board for four years and four alternates for two years.