Board of Review


The Board meets in March typically for 3 ½ days, in July for a ½ day and December for a ½ day. Meetings are typically conducted in the Council Chambers. Each member is paid $50 per session pursuant to Chapter 2, Article IV, Division 1, Section 2.96 of the Romulus Code of Ordinances. A session is defined as a ½ day. Pursuant to City Charter Section 11.7 and Michigan State Statute MCL 211.28, members are appointed by City Council for a term of two years.


No elected official shall sit on the Board of Review.

  • Debra Hoffman
    Term expires: December 31, 2024
  • Shirley Lamberson
    Term expires: December 31, 2024
  • Edward Thomas
    Term expires: December 31, 2023


The Board of Review hears appeals on the assessment of real and personal property. They are also responsible for revising and correcting assessments.


Beginning in 2022, PA 660 of 2018 requires that Board of Review members shall complete Board of Review training at least once every two years. This training will be offered in person by the State Tax Commission, or by outside organizations with State Tax Commission approval and use of State Tax Commission approved materials, and online. Proof of completion shall be maintained with local unit records.