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Zoning Board of Appeals


Board Members
Member Name Term Expiration Date
Tony Cook 12-31-22
Don Walker, PC Rep. 12-31-23
Mike Flood, Board Rep. 11-20-24
Lucy Koscierzynski 12-31-21
Dan Durham 12-31-23
James Kerby, Alternate 12-31-23
Derek Brackon, Alternate 12-31-23

The Zoning Board of Appeals (ZBA) was established pursuant to the Township Zoning Ordinance as adopted by the Charter Township of Orion Board of Trustees on July 5, 1984, as authorized by Act 184, Michigan Public Acts of 1943, as amended.  The Board consists of five members and two alternates.

The purpose of the ZBA  is to build and promote efficient and coordinated development of Orion Township through interpretation of zoning regulations, granting variances and substantial justice to petitioners in a manner which will best promote the health, safety, and general welfare of township residents.

If you are interested in serving on the Zoning Board of Appeals, vacancies and applications may be found on the Board & Commission Openings page.

Meetings
ZBA meetings are held the second and fourth Mondays of every month at 7:00 p.m. at the Orion Center, unless otherwise noted.  Meeting materials are provided below.  Click "more" to view Agenda Packets and Meeting Synopses.  Questions may be directed to the Planning & Zoning Department.

2021 Meeting Dates:
  • January 11 & 25
  • February 8 & 22
  • March 8 & 22
  • April 12 & 26
  • May 10 & 24
  • June 14 & 28
  • July 12 & 26
  • August 9 & 23
  • September 12 & 27
  • October 11 & 25
  • November 8 & 22
  • December 13


Meeting Materials
Click here to view 2019 and January to August 2020 Meeting Documents.  Materials for the September 14, 2020 meeting are available in the document center below.

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2021 Zoning Board of Appeals Meetings4 documents

01/25/2021 ZBA Meeting (will be held virtually only)3 documents

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01/11/2021 ZBA Meeting Cancellation Notice1 document

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12/14/2020 ZBA Meeting (will be held virtually only)5 documents

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11/23/2020 ZBA Meeting Cancellation Notice1 document

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11/12/2020 Special Joint Meeting1 document

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