Board of Review

Board of Review
City of Alpena Primary Contact:
Jeff Shea, City Assessor
Phone: (989) 354-1740
Fax:  (989) 354-1709
Email:  jeffs@alpena.mi.us

Appointee Name

Office

Term

Appointing
Authority

Date
Appointed

Date
Term Expires

Matt Waligora

Vice Chair

Board of Review members are the Municipal Council members as
specified in the City Charter and are appointed by public election.

Karen Hebert

 

Vacant

Chair

Sam Eiler

 

Vacant

 

Shawn Sexton

 

Function/Description
The Board of Review handles disputes over the assessment of property, while allowing citizens to discuss possible errors in the assessment of property. The Board of Review consists of the City Council members. Three members sit on the Board of Review at a time. An appearance at the local Board of Review is a prerequisite to further appeal to the Michigan Tax Tribunal.

How can I become a member of this Board?
There is a  short application, which is  available at City Hall or the application can be downloaded by clicking here.  After submitting the application and proper review, suitable recommendation can be by the Mayor, City Council, or City Manager for appointment to this board/committee.