The Board has seven members, including five residents that are representative of the population distribution and of the various interests present in Oak Park, one member of City Council and one member appointed by the Planning Commission.
The Board Members serve three years that expire in August 31.
Meeting Dates and Times
The Board meets on the fourth Tuesday of the month at 7:30 p.m.
To download Important Meeting and Application Deadlines for 2016 click here.
City of Oak Park
14000 Oak Park Blvd.
Oak Park, MI 48237
Administrative Appeals: To hear and decide appeals from any order, requirement, decision, or determination made by an
administrative official charged with the enforcement of the Zoning Ordinance. There shall be no appeal to the Zoning Board of Appeals from a decision of the Planning Commission or City Council approving or disapproving a Special Land
Use. Interpretation: To hear and decide requests for interpretation of the Zoning Ordinance and official Zoning Map. Variances: To authorize upon application in specific cases such variance from the terms of the Zoning Ordinance as will not be contrary to the public interest where, owing to special conditions, a literal enforcement of the provisions of this ordinance would result in a practical difficulty or unnecessary hardship.
Actively Serving Members
The following individuals are active members of this Board:
Louis Landau, Chairperson
vacancies - none
Staff Liaison: Kevin Rulkowski, City Planner
Recording Secretary: T. Edwin Norris, City Clerk
Events and Activities
Rules of Procedure
Zoning Board of Appeals Meeting Minutes January 26, 2016
Zoning Board of Appeals Meeting Minutes February 23, 2016
Zoning Board of Appeals Meeting Minutes April 26, 2016
Zoning Board of Appeals Meeting Minutes August 23, 2016
Zoning Board of Appeals Meeting Minutes May 23, 2017
THE ZONING BOARD OF APPEALS
MEETING OF JANUARY 27, 2017
THE NEXT REGULAR MEETING IS SCHEDULED FOR
February 28, 2017 – 7:30 PM
Notice is hereby given that the meeting of the Zoning Board of Appeals scheduled for Tuesday, January 27, 2017
has been canceled due to the lack of scheduled business.
Notice of the above cancelled meeting is given in compliance with the Charter, Section 7.2, and with
provisions of Public Act No. 267 of 1976, as amended.