Board of Review

Overview

Pursuant to the Charter and Code of Ordinances of the City of Sterling Heights, Michigan, Division 9 Section 2-150.10, the Board of Review is created, composed of six members who shall be registered electors of the city, who may have the qualifications for holding office in the city as set forth in the City Charter and are owners of property assessed for taxation in the city.  The members of the Board of Review shall be appointed by the City Council.

The membership of the Board of Review shall be divided into Board of Review Committees consisting of three members each for the purpose of hearing and deciding issues protested under Public Act 206 of 1893, Section 30, as amended.  

Meetings

The Board of Review convenes for 4 sessions annually to hear taxpayer appeals and to make necessary corrections to the assessment rolls.  The Board convenes as follows:

  1. Early March for the purpose of receiving the certified Assessment Rolls and for making initial corrections as necessary. No appeals are heard at this meeting.
  2. Mid-Late March for the purpose of hearing appeals of valuation, classification, hardship exemption and disabled veteran's exemption.
  3. Mid-July for the purpose of making corrections to the assessment rolls based on mutual mistakes of fact, qualified errors, and for hearing appeals requesting hardship exemption and disabled veteran’s exemption.
  4. Mid-December for the purpose of making corrections to the assessment rolls based on mutual mistakes of fact, qualified errors, and for hearing appeals requesting hardship exemption and disabled veteran’s exemption. 

Agendas & Minutes

Agendas are available prior to the meetings. Minutes are available following approval.

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Members

  • John Hages – Committee 1 Chairperson
    Term Expires: June 30, 2024
  • Kimberly Legarski – Committee 1 Secretary
    Term Expires: June 30, 2025
  • Mark Magni – Committee 1 Member
    Term Expires:  June 30, 2025
  • Raymond Nadolski – Committee 2 Chairperson
    Term Expires:  June 30, 2026 
  • Patrick Rye – Committee 2 Secretary
    Term Expires:  June 30, 2024
  • John Fenn – Committee 2 Member
    Term Expires:  June 30, 2026
  •  City Assessor
    Administrative Liaison