Board of Appeals

Boards and Commissions

Click here to read Ordinance 2239 that establishes the Board of Appeals.


The Board of Appeals is a body appointed by the City Council to serve a three (3) year term and shall consist of the following:

  • A building contractor.
  • A registered architect or engineer.
  • Two members of the general public.
  • An individual registered as a building official, plan reviewer, or inspector under the building officials and inspectors registration act. The individual may be an employee of the city.

Ben Tiseo - Chairperson
Chris Onwurzurike
Scott Cope
Kevin Stewart
Mona Hofmeister


The purpose of the Board of Appeals to hear appeals to hear all of the cases and carry out all of the duties of the city council described in section 141(3) and (4) of the Housing Law of Michigan, Act 167 of 1917.

Meeting Times:
The Board of Appeals meets Wednesdays at 5:00 p.m. as scheduled in the Council Chambers, City Hall, 47450 Woodward Avenue, Pontiac, MI 48342. Click here for the Board of Appeals 2018 Meeting Schedule.

Monthly Agendas
Click here for the Board of Appeals 2019 Meeting Schedule
Click Here To Download Monthly Minutes & Agendas