The Board of Adjustment is a quasi-judicial body composed of representatives from Franklin County who are given certain powers under and relative to the Unified Development Ordinance (UDO). There are five regular members on the board and two alternates. The Board will select one chairperson, vice-chairperson and clerk annually. The primary responsibility of the Board of Adjustment is to review Variance and Appeal petitions. In order for a petition or to be granted, four out of five members must decide in favor of the applicant.