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Variance Hearing

 Zoning Map Adopted April 5, 2021

Application to Amend the Official City Zoning Map 

Application For Special Use Permit 

Application For Variance to Zoning Board of Appeals 

2022 City of Buford

Variance Application Public Hearings

Filing Date *     Last Date to Withdraw *          Appeals Board Hearing **

   12-10-21                   12-17-21                            1-22-22

    1-07-22                     1-14-22                              2-21-22

    2-04-22                     2-11-22                              3-21-22

    3-11-22                     3-18-22                              4-18-22

    4-08-22                     4-15-22                              5-16-22

    5-13-22                     5-20-22                              6-27-22

    6-10-22                     6-17-22                              7-25-22

    7-08-22                     7-15-22                              8-15-22

    8-5-22                       8-12-22                              9-19-22

    9-09-22                     9-16-22                             10-17-22

   10-07-22                   10-14-22                             11-21-22

   11-04-22                   11-11-22                             12-19-22

* Close of business day (5:00 p.m.)

** Meeting time, 7:00 PM. The Meeting schedule is subject to change due to Holidays. 

Planning Commission Hearing


2022 City of Buford

Rezoning & Special Use Permit Public Hearing Schedules


Filing Date *      Last Date To Withdraw *      Planning Comm. Hearing **

    12-03-21                     12-10-21                          1-11-22

     12-31-21                     1-07-22                           2-08-22 

     1-28-22                       2-04-22                           3-08-22

     3-04-22                       3-11-22                           4-12-22

     4-01-22                       4-08-22                           5-10-22

     4-29-22                       5-06-22                           6-14-22

     6-03-22                       6-10-22                           7-12-22

     7-01-22                       7-08-22                           8-09-22

     8-05-22                       8-12-22                           9-13-22

     9-02-22                       9-09-22                          10-11-22

    09-30-22                     10-07-22                         11-08-22

    11-04-22                     11-11-22                         12-13-22

* Close of business day (5:00 p.m.)

** Meeting time, 7:00 PM.  The meeting schedule is subject to change due to Holidays. 


New City of Buford Parking Deck

The City of Buford Parking Deck is now open.  The address is 70 Moreno Street and is adjacent to historic Main Street in Buford.  Directional signage can be found at the corners of Main and Scott Streets, Main and South Harris Streets.  The deck is located on the former site of the Samples Milling Company, Circa 1938.  The parking deck features 256 spaces with a brick and stone exterior, a classic look that you find in old town Buford as with newly constructed City and School Buildings and elsewhere in the City.  The parking deck includes a pedestrian bridge, which allows one to have short walk to South Harris Street and on to Main Street.  The City continues to work to promote its downtown district and the parking deck is an integral part in support of economic development opportunities in downtown Buford.  The City expects to see more development and redevelopment in and around the downtown district in the near future.






Municipal Election/Municipales Especiales


Pursuant to O.C.G.A. § 3-4-41 et seq. and all other applicable Georgia laws, please be advised that on November 8, 2022, a special municipal election will be held in the City of Buford, Georgia, at which time there will be submitted to the qualified voters of said City for their determination the following question, to wit:
      “(   ) YES      Shall the issuance of licenses for the package sale of 
       (   ) NO       distilled spirits be approved?”            
The election shall be held on Tuesday, November 8, 2022, between the hours of 7:00 o'clock a.m. and 7:00 o'clock p.m. in the City of Buford. The polls shall be open for advance, early voting on October 17, 2022 at Buford City Hall, 2300 Buford Highway, Buford, Georgia between the hours of 9:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m. and shall continue through November 4, 2022.  Early voting shall also take place on Saturday, October 22nd and 29th at Buford City Hall, 2300 Buford Highway, Buford, Georgia. 
All duly qualified electors of the City of Buford are urged to participate. Those qualified to vote at said election shall be determined in all respects in accordance and in conformity with the laws of the State of Georgia.
The registration deadline to vote in this election shall close at 5:00 p.m., October 11, 2022.


De acuerdo con la ley de Georgia O.C.G.A & 3-4-41 et seq. y las demas apilicables, se le da aviso que se realizara una Eleccion Especial Municipal en Noviembre 8, 2022, la cual se llevara acabo en la Ciudad de Buford, Georgia, en cuyo momento se presentara a los votantes calificados de dicha Ciudad. Para su determinacion, con la siguiente pregunta, a saber:

“(    )   SI     Deveria aprovarse la expedicion de licencias para venta de paquetes de                                                                                     

(      )   No   alcohol destilado?”

La eleccion se llevara acabo el dia Martes, Noviembre 8, 2022 a las 7:00 am asta las 7:00 pm. en la ciudad de Buford. Los puestos de votacion estaran abiertos por adelantado, para votar en persona en Octubre 17,2022 desde las 9:00am asta las 5:00 pm de la tarde en Buford City Hall, 2300 Buford Highway, Buford, Georgia y continuaremos asta Noviembre 4, 2022. La votacion  por avanazado tomara lugar el dia Sabado, Octubre 22 y  29 en Buford City Hall,    2300 Buford Highway, Buford, Georgia.
Todos los electores calificados son instados a participar. Aquellos calificados a votar en dicha eleccion se les determinara en todos los aspectos bajo la conformidad de las leyes de el Estado de Georgia.