Board of Appeals


The ten-member board hears and decides appeals of administrative citations for municipal code violations, including animal, police, fire, building, stormwater, and zoning matters. They set penalties and devise solutions for ongoing violations of the municipal code. 

The Board of Appeals meets twice a year, and hearing panels are convened the second Tuesday of the month at 9 a.m. and the fourth Thursday of the month at 3 p.m. in the City Council Chambers at 311 Vernon Street. 

Current Members Are:

  • Christopher Champlin (Vice Chair)
  • Richard DeMarchi
  • Mark Elmquist
  • Leilani Fratis
  • Charles Sandoval 
  • Scott Sanford (Chair)
  • Michael Sawyer
  • Joseph Speaker
  • Sharon Telles 
  • Wade Williams

 

Liaison
Tivonna Stern
Deputy City Attorney

Secretary
Gretchen Hakala
Legal Clerk
(916) 774-5325