Board of Appeals


The Board of Appeals is the only body empowered to grant variances from code or ordinance requirements. The Board of Appeals consists of four different subsections:

  • Accommodations for Persons with Disabilities
  • Construction Board of Appeals
  • Housing Board of Appeals
  • Zoning Board of Appeals

All applications are due 21 days before the meeting date. View the 2024 Meeting Schedule. The schedule includes both meeting dates and deadlines. 

There is an application fee for each property. 

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Regular Meetings

  • 6 p.m.
  • 4th Thursday of every month (except November and December)
  • Council Chambers
    270 S River Avenue
    Holland, MI 49423

Please call Community and Neighborhood Services at 616-355-1330 to confirm meeting dates.

Agendas & Minutes

Agendas are available prior to the meetings. Minutes are available following approval.
View Most Recent Agendas and Minutes


  • Bradley Fuzak, Chair

    Term Expires: June 30, 2025

  • David Baur, Vice Chair 

    Term Expires: June 30, 2024

  • John Bedard

    Term Expires: June 30, 2024

  • Dan Sorek

    Term Expires: June 30, 2025

  • Matthew Davis

    Term Expires: June 30, 2025

  • Vacant

    Term Expires: June 30, 2026

  • Fred Van Antwerp, Alternate

    Term Expires: June 30, 2026

  • Vacant, Alternate

    Term Expires:

  • Kim Rowan, Council Liaison

Staff Support

  • Vince Duckworth, City Attorney
  • Tricia Dreier, Assistant Director Community and Neighborhood Services
  • Jennifer Payne, Department Assistant