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Zoning Board and Building


Zoning Board of Adjustments

The Zoning Board serves as Pitkin's authority on zoning matters. Variance requests can be made by completing THIS FORM. Completed variance request applications can filed be via the Town Clerk or directly with Jesse Garetson, Chairperson of the Zoning Board. Suspected zoning violations may be filed on THIS FORM with the Town Clerk or directly with the Zoning Enforcement official - (position currently unfilled).

Pitkin's current zoning code: 2022 Zoning Code

Fee Schedule (includes building fees): Fee Schedule 4-11-2022

Zoning Complaint Form



2024 Zoning Board Members

Jesse Garetson - Chairperson

Contact Jesse Garetson by phone at (620)668-0046


Ed Herman

Contact Ed Herman by email at


Rodger Lull

Contact Rodger Lull by email


Gayla Gibb

Contact Gayla Gibb by phone at (417)252-1163  or by email at


Ed Pianalto

Contact Ed Pianalto by phone at (405)760-8157 or by email at




Building Inspector: Tom Gibb

Assistant Building Inspector: (vacant)

Building permits must reviewed by two members of the Zoning Board of adjustments and signed and approved by a building inspector prior to construction. Permit applications may be submitted to the Town Clerk or one of the building inspectors. All inspections associated with new construction and/or repairs must be completed by a building inspector. To schedule an inspection, please email the building inspectors at: or contact Tom Gibb at (970)787-0780.  Well permits are required within Town limits and can be obtained from a building inspector. For permit questions contact Tom Gibb by phone at (970)787-0780. Contact the Town Clerk at (970)787-0031.

Building Permit Application

Well Permit Application