Board of Adjustment / Appeals

Purpose of the Board
This board is a quasi-judicial body that hears and decides variances, special exceptions, and appeals of determinations by Bayfield County Planning and Zoning Department for County Ordinance(s) Titles 13-16.

  • Variances (Title 13, Chapter 1, Article F, Section 13-1-102)
  • Special Exceptions (Title 13, Chapter 1 Article B, Section 13-1-22 (j))
  • Appeal (Title 13, Chapter 1, Article B, Section 13-1-102 (c) (e))
Authority of the Board

Meetings


Note: Deadline to be heard by board is 4 weeks prior to the meeting date except December.


Public Notices/Agendas & Decisions


Notices and Agendas are available prior to the meetings. Decisions are available following approval. Decisions are drafted and prepared by Siegler Law Office.
Most Recent Agenda | View All Agendas and Minutes

Board Members

  • Randy Matis - Chairman     (September 30, 2001)´╗┐
    20125 W. Crystal Drive
    Cable, WI 54821
    Term: July 1, 2017 - June 30, 2020
  • Michael Dresen     (June 20, 2017)
    63540 Trout Lake Rd
    Iron River, WI  54847
    Term: July 1, 2017 - June 30, 2020
  • Richard Compton     (April 18, 2006 & July 1, 2014)
    86125 St Hwy 13
    Bayfield, WI  54814                                                                                             Term: July 1, 2017 - June 30, 2020
  • Frank Kostka     (March 30, 2010)
    63940 Sanford Road
    Ashland, WI 54806
    Term: July 1, 2015 - June 30, 2018
  • Mark Hoefling    (June 20, 2017) 
    81055 Evergreen Rd
    Port Wing, WI  54865
    Term: July 1, 2017 - June 30, 2020

Alternate Members

  • Jane Bucy     (July 1, 2015)                                                                            13100 St Hwy 13                                                                                            Herbster, WI  54844                                                                                           Term: July 1, 2015 - June 30, 2018
  • Dennis Rasmussen     (September 30, 2001)                                                     13190 Kavanaugh Road                                                                                     Cable, WI 54821                                                                                                  Term: July 1, 2016 - June 30, 2019
Corporation Counsel (May 5, 2015)
 
         David Siegler
          404 W Main St
          PO Box 89
          Ashland, WI  58406

Court Reporter (April 26, 2007)
          Mary Ann (Sid) Maple
          1101 Ellis Ave
          Ashland, WI  54806