Department Staff

Van will not be in the office October 22nd, he will be in on October 23rd instead

Van Thornton, Zoning Administrator -269-612-7049 -zoningdept@chikamingtownship.org

Office hours are Tuesdays 9-4 Please call office and ask for Building Department Assistant to schedule an appointment

Ted is out of the office on Wednesday, October 23rd

SAFEBUILT BUILDING SERVICE - TO SCHEDULE ALL INSPECTIONS 269-757-7177
Ted Hanson, Building Official 269-469-1676 ext 47

Township Office hours-M-F 8:30-10 thanson@chikamingtownship.org

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

CODE ENFORCEMENT, Greg Nelson 269-612-7017 gnelson@chikamingtownship.org

BRIAN KERN, Dangerous Building Officer bkern@chikamingtownship.org

Chikaming's Building and Zoning administration, alongside the Planning Commission and Zoning Board of Appeals, are working hard and keeping their sights forward to ensure a safe and well-designed community for years to come.


Forms and Documents

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

LARRY ANDERSON, Chairman - landerson@chikamingtownship.org

DOUG DOW,  Planning Commission Representative - ddow@chikamingtownship.org
LIZ RETTIG, Township Board Representative - lrettig@chikamingtownship.org
TOM GOLD, Member at Large - tgold@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

JERRY KOHN Vice Chairman jkohn@chikamingtownship.org

BILL MARSKE, Secretary - bmarske@chikamingtownship.org

RICHARD CARLSON, Member at Large  rcarlson@chikamingtownship.org

ANDREW BROWN, Member at Large abrown@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.