Submit a Zoning Board Application for Area Variance You may use this form to submit an application online to our Planning Department for an Area Variance or you may download the Application for Area Variance Form. You may also submit an application in person at Troy City Hall. If you have any questions regarding the application or the application process, please call our planning assistant (518) 279-7169. Applicant InformationApplicant Type* Owner Tenent Buyer Project Manager Other Applicant Name* First Last Applicant Address*Email* Phone*Application DetailsProperty Location (include tax map ID if available)*Zoning Code Section(s) 1. Describe your application as proposed.*2. Explain why you believe that your variance request will not create an undesirable change in the character of the neighborhood or be a detriment to nearby properties if it is granted.*3. Can the benefit you seek by virtue of this variance application be achieved by revising your proposal? If not, explain why there are no other alternatives.*4. Explain why you believe the proposed variance is not substantial.*5. Explain why you believe the proposed variance will not have an adverse effect or impact on the physical or environmental conditions in the neighborhood.*6. Explain why you believe the difficulty that requires the variance was not “self-created.”*AttentionCAPTCHAPhoneThis field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.