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Zoning Board of Appeals


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Zoning Board of Appeals by Laws

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
Diane Dunaskiss 12-31-24
Dan Durham 12-31-23
James Kerby, Alternate 12-31-23
JoAnn Van Tassel, 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 Municipal Complex, 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.

2022 Meeting Dates:
  • January 10 & 24
  • February 14 & 28
  • March 14 & 28
  • April 11 & 25
  • May 09 & 23
  • June 13 & 27
  • July 11 & 25
  • August 08 & 22
  • September 12 & 26
  • October 10 & 24
  • November 14 & 28
  • December 12


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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2022 Zoning Board of Appeals Meetings5 documents

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12/27/2021 NO SCHEDULED MEETINGNo documents

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