Cannon Township Zoning Board of Appeals; Alternate Board Members

Cannon Township Zoning Board of Appeals; Alternate Board Members

Cannon Township is accepting applications for two (2) alternative Zoning Board of Appeals members.

Alternative Board members, serve on an as needed basis in order to fill in for full time members. Serving on the Cannon Township Zoning Board of appeals is a great way to serve and help shape the future of your community!

The Zoning Board of Appeals is a quasi-judicial body that considers requests for relief from zoning rules that may be too stringent under certain circumstances.  Its main action is to consider requests for variances and special use permits as provided for in the ordinances.

The Zoning Board of Appeals is made up of five regular members and two alternate members.  A representative from the Township Board and the Planning Commission are appointed as members of the Zoning Board of Appeals. 

Terms are three years.  The Township will provide all necessary training.

The Zoning Board meets on the third Monday of every month at 6:00 pm if an application has been submitted.

 

 If you are interested in applying, please contact the Zoning Administrator, Ed Lockhart at 616-884-2206, or via email at elockhart@cannontwp.org.

Applications are available within the Township Offices.

*All applicants must be Cannon Township residents and over 18 years of age.