The Planning and Zoning department of Breitung Township is responsible for the following:
- The administration and enforcement of the Township Zoning Ordinance.
- The enforcement of other ordinances
- To provide information to township residents and the general public regarding regulations affecting the use and development of land in Breitung Township
- Provide support to the Planning Commission and the Zoning Board of Appeals
The Township Ordinance List can be viewed by going to:
A Zoning Permit is needed for all building projects and change in land use in the Township or change in Commercial ownership. There is a $20.00 fee.
Procedures for Applying and Securing a Building Permit can be viewed here.
Fence permits are needed for all new fences built in the township. View the Fence Regulations here. There is a $20.00 fee.
A Petition for Variance may be requested by the property owner for a dimensional deduction in setbacks, lot sizes, building height, and other structural components of the Zoning Ordinance. There is a $150.00 fee.
A Conditional Use Permit may be applied for by the property owner to establish uses with limitations as set forth by the Township Planning Commission. There is a $150.00 fee.
Residential properties may apply for a Conditional Use Permit - Home Occupation Permit Application for small commercial uses in the principle structure of the property. There is a $150.00 fee.