The City of Richland will delay opening offices and facilities until 10 a.m. on Thursday, March 30, 2017, for an annual all-employee meeting. Richland City Hall, Administrative Annex, Development Services Building, Richland Community Center, Fire and Police Offices, Human Resources, Shops Facilities, Water and Wastewater Treatment Plants, and Horn Rapids Landfill are all affected. The Richland Public Library will open at its regularly scheduled time of 9:30 a.m.

Police, fire and emergency services personnel will continue to respond to emergency calls.

Board of Adjustment



  • 6:00 pm
  • Third Thursday of each month
  • Council Chamber at City Hall

Agendas & Minutes

Agendas are available prior to the meetings. Minutes are also available following approval.


Term Expiration Date

Alan Haggerty, Member

March 31, 2022

David Kobus, Member

March 31, 2018

James Watson, Vice Chair

March 31, 2019

Larry Lowry,Chair

March 31, 2020

Marianne Boring, Member

March 31, 2021


  • Conducts public hearings and makes decisions on applications for special use permits
  • Grants permits when requirements are fully met
  • Grants or denies variances to the regulations or restrictions in the Richland Municipal Code when the variance is in harmony with general purposes and intent of the code
  • Hears and decides on appeals to administrative interpretations of the city's zoning code


Shane O'Neill, Senior Planner - (509) 942-7587