Zoning Board of Appeals


  • 6 pm
  • The 4th Wednesday of the month
  • Township Hall
    7110 W Q Avenue
    Kalamazoo, MI 49009

View the Annual Meeting Schedule (with corresponding application deadlines)

Agendas & Minutes

Agendas are available prior to meetings. Minutes are available following approval.

View Most Recent Agendas and Minutes


Term Length: Three Years

  • Frank Machnik, Chairperson
    Term Expires: December 2023
  • Michael Bakker, Vice Chair
    Term Expires: December 2023
  • Mike Corfman, Committee Member
    Term Expires: December 2025
  • Michael Mair, Committee Member
    Term Expires: December 2023
  • Ken Toy, Committee Member
    Term Expires: December 2024
  • Andrew Kuiper, Alternate
    Term Expires: December 2024

Board Responsibilities

The basic responsibilities of the Zoning Board of Appeals (ZBA) includes: 

  • Variance requests
  • Ordinance interpretation
  • Appeals of administrative decisions