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"In accordance with Federal law and U.S. Department of Agriculture policy, this institution is prohibited from discriminating on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, disability, religion, sex, familial status, sexual orientation, and reprisal."
Zoning Board of Appeals

The Zoning Board of Appeals

Authorities and Responsibilities:

  • Shall hear and decide questions that arise in the administration of the zoning ordinance, including the interpretation of the zoning maps.
  • Shall hear and decide appeals from and review any order, requirement, decision, or determination made by an administrative official or body charged with enforcement of a zoning ordinance.
  • Shall hear and decide matters referred to it by the zoning ordinance or that it is required to pass under the zoning ordinance.
  • Decides variance requests.

At least 5 regular members appointed by the Township Board.

Alternates: Up to 2 alternate members may also be called to serve as a regular member in the absence of a regular member if the regular member will be unable to attend 1 or more meetings. The alternate serves on a case until a final decision is made, with the same voting rights as a regular member.

OMA/FOIA Status:
Public body subject to Open Meetings Act and Freedom of Information Act.



Submission Deadline

Applications must be received by the Township at least four weeks before a regular meeting date.

Apply to serve on the Zoning Board of Appeals



Liz Presnell*12-31-22

2430 Sandstone Dr.


*12-31-22 -Alt. #1


Andy Theisen *12-31-22 - Chair
1520 E. Deerfield Rd.


Ryan Buckley *2-18-21
PC Representative
3978 McGuirk

989-774-1489 (w)

Judy Lannen *12-31-22 

1129 Meadow Dr.
989-289-8287 989-774-3048(w)

Brandon LaBelle*12-31-22

1835 Chadwick Ct.


2-15-21 -Alt. #2