Zoning Board of Appeals



Meets, listens, and rules on variances to the Zoning Ordinance and interpretations brought to the Board by residents, business owners, and staff, and works with the Planning Commission to ensure the uses of districts established in the Master Plan are adhered to.

Board Meeting Minutes
By-Laws of the City of Grand Haven
Government Meeting Calendar

Regular Meetings

  • 7:00 p.m.
  • 3rd Wednesday of every month
  • Grand Haven City Hall
    519 Washington Avenue
    Grand Haven MI 49417

Member Qualifications

Consists of seven (7) members appointed by the city council. At least one member of such board shall be a member of the planning commission, and the commissioner’s term on the board shall be co-terminus with the member’s term on the planning commission. The members selected shall be representative of the population distribution and of the various interests present in the city. An elected officer of the city shall not serve as chair.

Term Length: 3 years 



  • Vacancy
    Term Expires: June 30, 2026
  • Kerry Bridges
    Term Expires: June 30, 2025
  • Ryan Galligan, PC Liaison
    Term Expires: June 30, 2026
  • Mark Hills
    Term Expires: June 30, 2024
  • Tyler Jackson
    Term Expires: June 30, 2025
  • Vacancy
    Term Expires: June 30, 2026
  • Brendan Pool
    Term Expires: June 30, 2026

Staff Support