Salt Lake City

Boards and Commissions

(801) 535-7743

Housing Advisory & Appeals Board

The Housing Advisory and Appeals Board seeks to improve housing and neighborhood conditions throughout the City by providing recommendations to Mayor Erin Mendenhall and City Council. The board also hears and decides appeals regarding deficiencies from housing inspections. All demolitions and landscape waivers, not in an historic district, must be approved by this board.

Agendas and Minutes

Bylaws and Governing Documents


Meeting Information

Second Wednesday of the month, beginning at 11:30 a.m.

City and County Building, Room 118, 451 S State, Salt Lake City


Member Qualifications

Mayor Mendenhall and City Council aim to provide a balance of geographical, professional, neighborhood, and community representation when appointing members to the Housing Advisory and Appeals Board. There are ten members, each serving a four-year term. Each member may serve up to two full terms.

Powers and Duties

  • Decide appeals of housing inspections
  • Approve demolition requests not in historic districts
  • Conduct housing impact and landscape hearings
  • Recommend new procedures and ordinances regarding housing to City Council

Current Members

Council DistrictNameServing SinceTerm Expires
D3William Littig20192023
D3Daniel Gaffin20192022
D4Justin Neville20152018
D4Ross Wentworth20192023
D5Johnnae Nardone20192023
D5Lindsey Nikola20192022
D6Amanda Whiteley20192023
D7John Morgan20152018

Contact Information

Scott Mikkelsen, Housing/Zoning Supervisor

(801) 535-6683 or scott.mikkelsen@slcgov.com