Zoning Board of Appeals

Regular Meetings
The Charter Township of Waterford Zoning Board of Appeals meetings will be held at the Waterford Township Hall Auditorium 5200 Civic Center Dr. Waterford, MI  48329.

Current Year Zoning Board of Appeals Schedule


Agendas & Minutes
Agendas are available prior to the meetings. Minutes are available following approval.
View Most Recent Agendas and Minutes
Members
  • David Zuehlke, Chairman
  • Garry Crake, Vice Chairman
  • Ralph Woznick, Secretary
  • Karen Joliat, Board Member

  • Colleen Murphy, Board Member
  • Ellie Pinner, Board Member
  • Steve Reno, Board Member
About the Zoning Board of Appeals
The Waterford Township Zoning Board of Appeals (ZBA) is a 7-member appointed board that may consist of 1 Township Board member who serves their term on the ZBA concurrently with their Township Board term, and 6 (or 7 if there is no Township Board member) residents of the Township who serve staggered 3-year terms. The ZBA’s responsibilities are:
  • Hearing requests for variances from the non-use requirements of the Zoning Ordinance (PDF), and granting such variances where practical difficulties exist.
  • Conducting appeals of administrative actions made in carrying out or enforcing any Ordinance provisions.
  • Hearing and deciding requests for interpretation of the Ordinance.
  • Hearing and deciding appeals from the decision of the Planning Commission regarding special approval uses.
Application Procedures
To apply for a variance from the Zoning Board of Appeals, please download the Application Form.
For questions, contact Stacy St. James