Apply to be a Zoning Board of Appeals Board Member

Apply to be a Zoning Board of Appeals Board Member

The City of Brighton City Council is accepting applications to fill a vacancy on the Zoning Board of Appeals for a regular member and alternate member. All applicants must comply with the city charter, section 5.1 Eligibility for Office .

The Zoning Board of Appeals (ZBA) is a quasi-judicial body that meets once a month interpreting the zoning ordinance and makes decisions based on factual evidence presented. The Board makes decisions regarding variances to the Zoning Ordinance, variances to the Sign Ordinance, appeals of nonconforming situations, ordinance interpretations, and appeals of administrative decisions. The responsibility of the Board is to maintain the highest integrity of the ordinance while exercising the authority to vary the ordinance in each individual circumstance based on the applicant’s clear demonstration of a practical difficulty or unnecessary hardship.

Any individual interested in serving on the Zoning Board of Appeals Board should send a completed application and resume, by August 13, 2024 to: Michelle Miller, Human Resources Manager:

Subject Line: Zoning Board of Appeals

Please direct any questions regarding this vacancy to Mike Caruso, Community Development and Planning and Zoning Manager, to or 810-844-5149.