Zoning – Ordinance – Permits – Code Compliance Officer
Municipal Zoning Administrator
Code Compliance Officer
65656 Burg Rd.
Sturgis, MI 49091
P.O. Box 509
Athens, MI 49011
Or contact Doug Kuhlman:
Zoning Permit Applications
Plot Plan Application
This application is used for projects for residential use a few examples are:
New construction of homes, garages, pole barns, sheds, swimming pools, privacy fences.
Site Plan Application
This application is used for projects involving commercial structures, special use permits.
Property Line Adjustments
This application is used when a property owner is moving a boundary line of the property when transferring ownership, or accepting ownership of more or less land to a parcel.
Zoning Ordinance Amendment
This application is used when someone would like to request a change to one of the following.
- Text Amendment to the zoning ordinance.
- Change of the zoning map.
Zoning Board of Appeals
This application is used when an applicant is not satisfied with a decision of the zoning administrator, and desires to be heard by the zoning board of appeals.