Board of Adjustment

About the Board

The Board of Adjustment has the exclusive authority to review variance requests of the Zoning Ordinance adopted by Cook County, hold public hearings and make final decisions granting or denying the requested variances from the Zoning Ordinance, and appeals from decisions or determinations of the department. 

Regular Meetings

2nd Wednesday of each month
5 pm
Cook County Courthouse
Commissioner’s Room
411 W. 2nd Street
Grand Marais, MN 55604 

Board Members 

Board of Adjustment Members are citizen volunteers and are appointed by the County Board of Commissioners 



 3-Yr Term Ends 

  John Barton, Chair 



  Dave Seaton 

  Gunflint Trail 


  Jerry Gervais 

  West End 


  Stan Tull 



  Jerry Hiniker 






  Heidi Doo-Kirk 

  Board of Commissioners 


  Bill Lane 

  Planning and Zoning 


  Molly Hicken 

  County Attorney 


  Tim Nelson 

  Planning Director 


Contact Us

Bill Lane 
Land Services 

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