Coldwater Township Zoning Ordinance
Effective May 16, 2016 (Amended through January 25, 2020)
NOTE: You can search for specific items within the ordinance by using Control F while the document is open.
Coldwater Township is a Zoned Community. Zoning is the appropriate use of one’s land. There are different types of zoning districts here in Coldwater Township; Industrial, Commercial, Residential and Agriculture. This tool is used by our local government to decide what can and can’t be the appropriate use of a person or companies land.
If you are planning to remodel any structure, build an addition, or are planning any new construction, including adding/replacing fences or storage buildings, you must contact the Township Zoning Administrator Robert Hawley at 517-279-9388 Ext.5 BEFORE you start.
To APPLY for a zoning permit, you need to complete the following forms. You can get hard copies at the office or simply download them below. NOTE: after-the-fact zoning permits will cost triple the amount.
Click on the MAP or SECTION to see your parcel.
Property owners need to keep all their lots mowed, free of disabled vehicles, and discarded materials. A property owner could receive a civil infraction citation if found to be in violation of any of the Township Ordinances.