Board of Appeals

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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

2017 Dates:

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.