The Zoning Adjustments Board (ZAB) makes findings and recommendations for granting or denying variance and use permits as provided for in the Zoning Ordinance, Neighborhood Preservation Ordinance, and Neighborhood Commercial Preservation Ordinance. The ZAB generally meets the 2nd and 4th Thursdays of each month. The agenda and staff reports for each meeting are posted online: http://www.cityofberkeley.info/ContentDisplay.aspx?id=13104 . Call 981-7410 for more information.