Oil and Gas Board of Appeals


  • 6:30 pm
  • Third Wednesday of the month, as needed


  • Gregory Schultz, Place 1, Vice Chair
  • Stephen Harris, Place 2, Chair
  • VACANT, Place 3
  • Sky Jay Schoggins, Place 4
  • David Moraine, Place 5
  • Brad Painter, Place 6, Alternate
  • Denis Toth, Place 7, Alternate
  • Greg Wilson, Place 8, Alternate

For more information call Environmental Services at 972.874.6340.

Agendas, Packets, and Minutes

Agendas, packets, and action agendas are available prior to the meetings. Minutes are also available following approval.
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  • Hears and decides appeals of orders, decisions, or determinations made by the oil and gas inspector.
  • Hears and decides variance requests to Chapter 34 Oil and Natural Gas Drilling Ordinance.
  • Hears and determines appeals where it is alleged there is error or abuse of discretion regarding the issuance of an oil, gas, or combined well permit or the revocation or suspension of any permit issued.
  • Decisions by the board may be presented by the applicant to a court of record for an alternate decision.


View the blank request for variance or appeal for information.

Submittal deadline dates can be viewed here.