Zoning Board of
The Zoning Board of Appeals
is an appointed three member board. Appointments are made by the
Township Board. One member is a member of the Planning Commission,
one member may be a member of the Township Board, and one member
is a Public Member. A second Public Member is appointed if the Township
Board elects not to appoint a Township Board member. The Township
Board may also appoint an Alternate Member to serve during the absence
of a regular member or if a regular member declares a conflict of
interest. The terms of Township Board and Planning Commission apointees
coincide with their terms on their respective boards. Public and
Alternate members are appointed for terms of three years.
The Zoning board of Appeals
hears appeals relating to interpretations of the zoning ordinance
provisions and appeals relating to zoning district boundaries. It
also has review and approval authority for all requested zoning
variances (exceptions to the requirements of the zoning ordinance).
Current Members are:
· Ward Pulfrey
· Carolyn Person
· Jeremy Mclean
Meetings - Meetings of
the Zoning Board of Appeals are scheduled as necessary at the call
of the Chair. Most meetings are conducted as public hearings and
meeting dates, times, and locations are published in the Sault Ste.
Marie Evening News. Dates and times of special meetings not conducted
as public hearings are posted on the exterior bulletin board at
the township hall and on the Special Meetings and Public Hearings
page of this website.