Board of Appeals
The Board of Appeals is the only body empowered to grant variances from code or ordinance requirements. The board meets monthly on the fourth Thursday of the month, except for November and December at 6:00 p.m., in the Council Chambers, City Hall. Please call the Zoning Department, Community & Neighborhood Services at 616.355.1330 to confirm meeting.
The Board of Appeals consists of 4 different subsections:
Housing Board of Appeals
Zoning Board of Appeals
Accommodations for Persons with Disabilities
Construction Board of Appeals
All applications are available below.
All applications are due 17 days before the meeting date. There is a $50 - $100 application fee for each property.
NOTE: Conditional Use Applications are due 30 days before meeting date.
Date of Meeting Deadline for Application
2016 - Exception: November – NONE No Meeting
2016 - Exception: December 1 (1st Thursday) November 14
January 26 January 9
February 23 February 6
March 23 March 6
April 27 April 10
May 25 May 8
June 22 June 5
July 27 July 10
August 24 August 7
September 28 September 11
October 26 October 9
November - No Meeting
December 7 (1st Thursday) November 13
To view agendas, meeting packets and minutes, please visit our calendar and click on the date of the meeting.