Planning & Zoning

The Planning Department reviews site development plans to insure compliance with the zoning and other general ordinances of the Township.  Plans are reviewed for building setbacks, flood plain violations, height limitations, parking accommodations and site density as well as many other items. The Planning Department also supports the Planning Commission and Zoning Board of Appeals.

Planning Director Position Available


Under the general direction of the Township Supervisor, this position is responsible for all Planning operations for the Township including recommendations for the Planning Commission and Township Board with regards to the changes to the Township Master Plan, the zoning ordinance and other related development ordinances.

Click here for recruitment video.  Click here for recruitment flyer.  Click here for posting.

Address Assignments


The Macomb Township Planning Department is now handling the assignments of addresses.  Click here to go to the full applications page.

Zoning Compliance Letters


The Township Planning Department does not issue Zoning Compliance Letters. Our Zoning Map and Zoning Ordinance is available on this web site. If additional information is necessary and is available in Township records, a FOIA request may be filed though the Freedom of Information Act (FOIA). Please refer to the FOIA process also located on this web site prior to filing such a request.