Zoning Board of Appeals


The board typically is scheduled to meet the first Wednesday of the month at 6:30 p.m. unless there are no petitions for appeal.

Agendas & Minutes

Agendas are available prior to the meetings. Minutes are available following approval.

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The board consists of five citizens and two alternates, appointed for staggered three year terms. Staff includes the building inspector and zoning administrator.

  • John Fuchs, Chairman
  • Mike Heise
  • Thomas Matt
  • Kate Marlin
  • Gary Staven
  • Robert Welcenbach - Alternate
  • Jim Tredwell - Alternate

About the Board of Appeals

The board is a quasi-judicial body that hears and decides appeals by property owners from provisions of the City Zoning Ordinance and Plan Commission. Zoning appeals must demonstrate that a hardship would result from strict application of zoning ordinance provisions.