Zoning Board of Appeals

Meetings held 2nd Tuesday of the month - 6:30 pm at the township hall.
Resolution establishing 2020 regular meeting dates of the Zoning Board of Appeals

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The township has a five-member Zoning Board of Appeals to hear requests from citizens for relief from ordinances. Usually these requests have to do with variances, special use permits and other determinations. A variance is an approved departure from the normal requirements imposed by the local zoning ordinance. A variance is needed if construction, alteration, or occupancy of a structure will result in a violation of zoning requirements.

Typical requests to vary from an ordinance requirement might include, as an example, building a structure closer to the property line or to a body of water, erecting a larger sign, or constructing fewer parking spaces.

Zoning Board of Appeals Members:

Dave Houseman, Chair
Email:  dhouseman@eastbaytwp.org

Tracey Bartlett, Board of Trustees' Representative
Email:  tbartlett@eastbaytwp.org

Ted Hentschel, Planning Commission's Representative
Email:  thentschel@eastbaytwp.org

Carl Studzinski
Email:  cstudzinski@eastbaytwp.org

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