Ordinance Information

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Zoning Department

The Zoning Department is responsible for the administration and enforcement of the Township Zoning Ordinance.  This includes review of all permit applications including buildings, sheds, decks, fences, signs or any other land uses regulated by Township zoning.  This office also administrates the Zoning Board of Appeals and the Township Planning Commission.


If you have questions regarding zoning, contact:



Electrical Inspector


Electrical Inspector

Electrical inspector, Denny Kiroff, is in the office on Tuesday and Thursday from 8:00 a.m.—9:00 a.m.  Inspections are done immediately following.

Call the Township Hall, (989) 821-9313, during regular office hours to schedule an inspection.

Mechanical/Plumbing Inspector


Mechanical and Plumbing Inspector, Mark Vick, does inspections on Tuesday and Friday in the afternoon.  You may call the Township Hall, (989) 821-9313, during regular office hours to schedule an inspection. 

To avoid extra fees and/or fines, check before installing a new woodstove, hot water heater, or propane tank.

Plumbing and mechanical permit applications are available on the Building Department pag under Buislind Department Forms

Click Here for a Plumbing Permit

Building Official


Building Official: Jason Jansen

The Building Administrator reviews the building permit applications and plans and performs building inspections.  He also oversees the Zoning Department.


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