Zoning Board of Appeals

Zoning Board of Appeals

City of Alpena Primary Contact:
Planning & Development Director 
Andrea Kares
Phone: 989.354.1771
Fax: 989.354.1709
Email: andreak@alpena.mi.us

Appointee Name

Office

Term 

Appointed
By

Date
Appointed

Date Term
Expires

Elwood Anderson

 

3 Years

City Council

09/18/2006

11/01/2023

Mike Lamble

 

3 Years

City Council

09/18/2006

11/01/2023

Alan Guest

 Secretary

3 Years

City Council

09/15/2008

11/01/2023

Wayne Lewis

 

3 Years

City Council

09/17/2007

10/01/2022

Dennis Bray

 

3 Years

City Council

06/01/2015

11/01/2023

Jon Broers

 

3 Years

City Council

09/16/2019

10/01/2022

Cary Keller

 

 

3 Years

City Council

06/05/2017

11/01/2023

Function/Description
The Zoning Board of Appeals approves or denies requests for variances from the City's Zoning Ordinance.They hear appeals on the Building Inspector or Official's decisions as to the interpretations of the Zoning Ordinance.

How can I become a member of this Board?
There is a  short application, which is  available at City Hall or the application can be downloaded by clicking here.  After submitting the application and proper review, suitable recommendation can be by the Mayor, City Council, or City Manager for appointment to this board/committee.

When does the Zoning Board of Appeals meet?
The Zoning Board of Appeals meets on an as-needed basis on the last Wednesday of each month with the exception of the December meeting, which meets the Wednesday before December 25.