Department Staff

Van Thornton, Zoning Administrator
By appointment only, zoningdept@chikamingtownship.org

 SAFEBUILT BUILDING SERVICE
Ted Hanson, Building Official 269-469-1676 ext 47

To email Ted Hanson click here

 TO SCHEDULE ALL INSPECTIONS 269-757-7177

Township Office Hours- M,W,F 9:00 am-11:00 am

KIM LIVENGOOD, Zoning/Building Office Assistant
Office Hours M-F from 9:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m.  klivengood@chikamingtownship.org

BRIAN KERN, Dangerous Building Officer

TO SCHEDULE ALL INSPECTIONS 269-757-7177

Did you know that ALL fence installations require a Zoning Permit? Contact the Zoning Administrator.
Remember, before you DIG call MISS DIG 72 hours in advance at 1-800-482-7171, or visit the website here
* If any application requires consultation with the Township Attorney or Engineer, the additional expenses will be billed to the applicant.


Zoning Board of Appeals

DOUG DOW,  Planning Commission Representative - ddow@chikamingtownship.org
LIZ RETTIG, Township Board Representative - lrettig@chikamingtownship.org
TOM GOLD, Member at Large - tgold@chikamingtownship.org
LARRY ANDERSON, Chairman - landerson@chikamingtownship.org
KATHLEEN SELLERS, Member at Large - ksellers@chikamingtownship.org
PHILLIP BENDER, Alternate - pbender@chikamingtownship.org
BOB BEEMER, Alternate - rbeemer@chikamingtownship.org

The Board of Appeals meets on the 3rd Tuesday of the month at 1:00 p.m. in the meeting room at Chikaming Township Center, 13535 Red Arrow Hwy. in Harbert when needed.

Planning Commission

DOUG DOW, Chairman ddow@chikamingtownship.org

ANDREW BROWN, Member at Large abrown@chikamingtownship.org

JERRY KOHN Vice Chairman jkohn@chikamingtownship.org
RICHARD CARLSON, Trustee  rcarlson@chikamingtownship.org
BILL MARSKE, Secretary - bmarske@chikamingtownship.org
GRACE RAPPE, Member at Large grappe@chikamingtownship.org
JOHN CHIPMAN, Member at Large jchipman@chikamingtownship.org

The Planning Commission meets the first Wednesday of the month at 6:30 p.m. in the meeting room at Chikaming Township Center, 13535 Red Arrow Hwy. in Harbert.