What kinds of projects needs a Zoning Certificate?
  • Commercial Changes: anytime a new business or use occupies an existing building or building unit
  • Commercial Projects: new office, commercial and industrial buildings, additions to buildings, accessory structures and signs
  • Residential Projects: new homes, home additions, deck and porches (if raised off of the ground), accessory structures (sheds, fences, garages), and swimming pools

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1. Can the township help me settle a dispute over property lines?
2. Does the township have a property maintenance code?
3. If I file a zoning or nuisance complaint, am I required to provide my name?
4. If I see a zoning or nuisance violation, how do I report it?
5. What are the fees for my Zoning Certificate Application?
6. What are the most common zoning and nuisance violations?
7. What is the contact information for the Department of Community Development?
8. What is the process for obtaining a Zoning Certificate?
9. What kind of projects do not need a Zoning Certificate?
10. What kinds of projects needs a Zoning Certificate?
11. What rules apply to residential fences?
12. When do I need to get a building permit?