Housing Appeals Board

Housing Appeals Board
The Housing Appeals Board was created in order to protect existing structures in the jurisdiction by vigorous enforcement of the provisions of the Property Maintenance Code. The board makes final determinations regarding requests from property owners for variances to the code.

The board consists of five members who are appointed by the mayor with the advice and consent of the governing body.
Staff Liaison
Jim McDiffett, Code Services Officer I
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Additional Information
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  • Bill Muir (Chair)
  • Allyn Weddle (Vice-Chair)
  • Mark Bachamp
  • Eric Neilson
  • Regina Schroeder


Board meetings may be called by either the chairperson or the secretary of the board. Hearings are held on the site of property requesting the variance.