The Board hears and acts on appeals from sex offenders of children who are requesting to live within areas prohibited by the Sex Offender Proximity Restrictions created by City ordinance. Board members consider factors of remorse, rehabilitation, and likelihood to re-offend in determining whether to grant the applicant’s appeal request. Meetings are open to the public, but applicants may request a closed session to discuss treatment history with the Board.
How appointed: appointed by the Mayor and approved by the Common Council
Number of members: 5, plus one alternate
Length of terms: 60 months (alternate for no more than 66 months)
Agendas & Minutes
Agendas are available prior to the meetings. Minutes are available following approval.