Board of Zoning Appeals


To preserve and promote the public health, convenience, morals, safety, comfort, prosperity and general welfare of town residents; and for the following more specific purposes:

  • To implement the master plan.
  • To protect the character and stability of residential, commercial and recreational areas; To promote the orderly development of such areas; and to preserve the natural beauty within the Town.
  • To provide adequate and convenient open spaces for traffic, utilities, access of fire fighting apparatus, recreation, light, air, and for the avoidance of congestion of population;
  • To facilitate the adequate but economical provisions of public improvements;
  • To classify, regulate and limit the location, height, area, bulk and use of buildings and/or land within the town;
  • To guide and regulate future growth and development of the town for the benefit of its citizens.


The Board of Zoning Appeals meets monthly.  Please check the Public Event Calendar for official meeting dates and locations.


Members of the committee are appointed by the Town Council President and a liaison from the Plan Commission. Each term is for four years. Appointments shall be staggered so that appointments expire in successive years. No political affiliation rule applicable to the Board of Zoning Appeals Advisory Committee for Ogden Dunes.

Name   Title Term Term Expires
Glenn Seerup   Secretary 4 years 1/1/2024
David Hollar   Citizen Member 4 years 1/1/2025
Adam Lavey   Citizen Member 4 years 1/1/2025
Anthony Bytner    Vice Chairman (From Plan Commission) 4 years 1/1/2025
Arman Sarkisian   Chairman          (From Plan Commission) 4 years 1/1/2024

Contact Information

Ogden Dunes Board of Zoning Appeals
115 Hillcrest Road
Ogden Dunes, IN 46368

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