Board of Ethics


  • 6:30 p.m.
  • Annually or if needed
  • City Hall
    Fourth Floor
    33000 Civic Center Drive

Agendas & Minutes

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


  • Richard W. McDowell, Chair
  • Jacob S. Ghannam
  • James C. McCann
  • Suzette Samuels
  • Lora Weingarden

Member Overview

The Board of Ethics has five members that are appointed by the Mayor and approved by City Council.  The members serve for three years. 

Board Overview

The Board has the power to receive requests for advisory opinions from city officials or employees, to receive complaints concerning alleged unethical conduct by a city official or employee and to receive and retain copies of disclosure statements, as well as advisory opinions.  The Ethics Ordinance, adopted in 1997, may be found in Chapter 2.200 of the Livonia Code of Ordinances.

Contact Us

For additional information, please call (734) 466-2520.