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Board of Appeals proceedings

Identifier: 5450.001

Scope and Contents

Minutes of the Board of Appeals on Zoning from 1936 and minutes of the Board of Appeals from 1974-1980.


  • 1936, 1974-1980


Historical note

Any applicant for a permit from the Building Commissioner whose application has been refused in re building law or in re zoning law may appeal there from within ninety days, and a person who has been ordered to incur expenses may within thirty days after receiving such order (or in the case of its being a hazardous condition in the opinion of the Building Commissioner within ten days) appeal to the Board of Appeal by giving notice in writing to the Commissioner. All cases of appeal are settled by the Board after a hearing, and a decision rendered on same open for public inspection.


2.1 Cubic feet (1 volume and 2 record cartons)

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Repository Details

Part of the City of Boston Archives Repository

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