Planning and Zoning

Planning and Zoning

 
 

Planning and Zoning Administrator: Susan Brockmann (Ext. 116 - or Ext. 129 ) - sbrockmann@brucetwp.org 
Board Representative to the Planning Commission: Paul Okoniewski pokoniewski@brucetwp.org

The Planning & Zoning Department is available to assist residents, non-residents and developers in obtaining information regarding accessory buildings, setback requirements, fences, swimming pools, storage of vehicles and machinery, zoning requirements and other items. The Planning & Zoning Department also can assist with understanding the current zoning ordinances and how these relate to individual situations. Our regular hours are Monday thru Friday, from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

MASTER PLAN
Ordinances
Bruce Township Zoning Ordinance 161   


Reglatory Ordinances

Animal Control Ordinance-166

Engineering Design Standards - 187

Fences, Walls & Protective Barrier Ordinance

Fireworks Ordinance-153

House Party Ordinance- 163

Inoperable Motor Vehicle Ordinance - 121

Open Burning Ordinance- 156

Possession of Marijuana & AssociatedParaphernalia Ordinance-179

Sale of Vehicles Ordinance-175

Soil Removal- 152

Utility Fee Schedule - 188





Maps

 

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Bruce Township Street Index Map 

 

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Bruce Township Zoning Map 


Planning Commission

Mike Tremblay, Chairman
Marq Apel, Vice Chair
Blake Taylor, Secretary
Paul Okoniewski, Board Rep
Casey Pogodzinski
Connie Schapman
Skip Tornow

The Planning Commission meets the fourth Wednesday of every month at 7:00 p.m. at the Bruce Township Hall.



Zoning Board of Appeals

Tom Kalkofen, Chairman
Donald Hook, Secretary
Mike Tremblay, Planning Commission Rep.
Jenny Teller
Roy Zolno
Gary Anthony (6th Alternate)
Mike Lerchen (7th Alternate)

The ZBA meets the fourth Monday of every month at 7:00 p.m. at the Bruce Township Hall.



Fees
Bruce Township Zoning Ordinance
(including Engineering Specifications) $ 30.00
Bruce Township Master Plan $ 20.00
Street and Zoning Maps $ 2.00
Sign Permits $ 75.00
Fence Permits no charge
Parcel Splits (for each parcel created) $ 75.00
Residential Special Land Use $250.00
Cell Tower Co-Location $450.00
Zoning Board of Appeals $650.00

(For applications requiring Planning Commission review, call for 2011 revised fee schedule)


Zoning Setbacks and Requirements

CODE

ZONE

ACRES

FRONT

DEPTH

FRONT
SETBACK

SIDE YARD
SETBACK

REAR YARD
SETBACK

R-S

Rural Suburban

5

330’

4:1

75’

30’

50’

R-1

Residential 1-family

2.066

150’

4:1

75’

15’

50’

R1-A

Residential 1-family

.92

125’

4:1

60’

15’

50’

R1-B

Residential 1-family

.43

100’

4:1

40’

20’

50’

R1-C

Residential 1 family

.23

80’

4:1

30’

12’

40’