Zoning Board of Appeals

Prohibition against ex parte communication regarding pending cases

Section 7.4 of the ZBA Bylaws prohibit communications regarding any pending item before the ZBA with any individual outside of the public hearing, including communications with any other Board member, or any member of the County Board, except for purely procedural matters or legal subjects specifically approved by the State’s Attorney’s Office.

If you have questions or comments regarding a pending or future zoning case please contact the Champaign County Planning and Zoning Department at (217) 384-3708 or by email at zoningdept@co.champaign.il.us


Effective immediately, per recent CDC guidance due to rising incidence in Champaign County of COVID cases, face masks again are required when entering Brookens, when walking in public areas of the building and when sitting in meeting rooms when not able to maintain social distancing of at least 6 feet.

Zoning Board of Appeals Meetings

(Archival Reports - may not be accessible to screen reader programs)

Zoning Board of Appeals Members:


    Information about appointments made by the County Executive can be found at

  • Thomas Anderson (term ending 11/30/2023)
    Urbana Township
    2206 Brownfield Rd
    Urbana, IL 61802
    (217) 344-6802
  • Ryan Elwell (term ending 11/30/2022)
    Champaign Township
    2205 Brookshire East
    Champaign, IL 61821
    (217) 683-0091
  • Jim Randol (term ending 11/30/2026)
    Scott Township
    114 E. Center
    Seymour, IL 61875
    (217) 369-6827
  • Larry Wood (term ending 11/30/2023)
    Newcomb Township
    2655 CR 550E
    Mahomet, IL 61853
    (217) 552-6736
  • Lee Roberts (term ending 11/30/2025)
    Rantoul Township
    1369 CR 2700N
    Rantoul, IL 61866
    (217) 898-6137