Zoning Board of Appeals

A five member tribunal nominated for appointment by the Township Supervisor and approved by the Township Board for 3 year terms, with the option of reappointment at the end of their terms. The Zoning Board of Appeals is a body appointed to make a judgment of original jurisdiction on issues that involve the application and interpretation of the Township Zoning Ordinance and they may grant variances from the strict application of the ordinance. Appeals of the decisions made by the Zoning Board of Appeals must go directly to the Ottawa County Circuit Court.

Bruce Costen, Chairman
Bob Groot, Vice Chairman
Mark Dykstra, Clerk
Jim VanderVeen
David Bengston
Chuck Koning, alternate

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