Planning Board: The Planning Board is a body of citizens that serve within local government, acting as an advisory group to the municipal governing body on issues and policies related to planning, land use regulation, and community development. Zoning Board of Appeals: The Zoning Board hears the decisions rendered by the Zoning Officer, interpret unclear provisions in the zoning ordinance, decide on applications by landowners to permit buildings or land uses which vary from the zoning regulations. Historic Preservation Commission: The Commission seeks to protect, enhance, and perpetuate Fairport's landmarks and historic districts in a manner consistent with our changing society. And by so doing promote the economic, cultural, educational, and general welfare of the Village of Fairport and its residents. Tree Board: The Tree Board protects and manages the community trees.