Boards & Commissions

  1. Beautification Board

    The Gulf Shores Beautification Board exists to preserve, protect, and expand the urban forest; to guide and enhance through environmental stewardship the aesthetics of the city.

  2. Planning Commission

    The Planning Commission hears and decides applications for site plans and subdivisions, adopts and makes changes to the City’s Land Use Plan and Comprehensive Plan, makes recommendations to the City Council on applications for zoning changes, conditional use permits, and amendments to the city’s zoning ordinance.

  3. Zoning Board of Adjustment

    The Zoning Board of Adjustment hears requests for variances from the provisions of the Zoning Ordinance and decides appeals