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Ordinances and Resolutions

  • (2013) Dog Control Ordinance - [view] 123.93 KB

  • (2009) Outdoor and Open Barrel Burning Ordinance - [view] 57.62 KB

  • (2013) Cemetery Ordinance - [view] 295.61 KB

  • (2016) Addressing Floodplain Management - [view] 415.66 KB

  • (2012) Noise and Public Nuisance Ordinance - [view] 191.91 KB

  • (2013) Powell Township Water Department Emergency/Contingency Plan 2013 - [view] 13.57 KB
    This is the Revised Water Department Emergency/Contingency Plan (January 17, 2013). Included are contact numbers and directions in case of emergencies.
  • (2013) Cross Connection Control Program - [view] 60.55 KB
    Approved January 29, 2013 to adopt the Cross Connection Control Program edits that were made in 2010. Included here is the approval and the program itself.
  • (2016 March) Amend Water Rate Ordinance - [view] 971.22 KB
    Resolution Amending the Water Rate Ordinance
  • (2014 September) Collection of Delinquent Water-Sewer Bills - [view] 50.48 KB
    Policy to collect past due/ Delinquent Water Sewer Bills
  • (2001) Michigan's Open Meetings Act and Freedom of Information Act - [view] 129.19 KB
    This is Michigan's Open Meetings Act and Freedom of Information Act PDF version from their archives.
  • (2016) Adopting National Incident Management System - [view] 555.11 KB
    "Directed (by) the Secretary of the Department of Homeland Security to develop and administer a National Incident Managerment System, which would porvide a consistent nationwide approach for Federal, State, and local governments to work together more effectively and efficiently to prevent, prepare for, respond to and recover from domestic incidents, regardless of cause, size or complexity."
  • (1972) Junkyard Ordinance - [view] 200.14 KB

  • (2002) Blight Ordinance - [view] 143.71 KB

  • (2002) Amend Sewer Ordinance - [view] 576.87 KB

  • (2002) Amend Water and Sewer Ordinance - [view] 1.45 MB

  • (2013) New Water Connections Ordinance - [view] 87.89 KB

  • (2013) Fire Department Emergency Service Charges Ordinance - [view] 172.58 KB
    Fire Department Emergency Service Charges signed July 2013
  • (2013) Barking Dogs Ordinance - [view] 81.68 KB
    "An Ordinance to secure the public peace, health, safety and welfare of the residents and property owners of the Township of Powell, by regulation of barking dogs within the township causing disturbance or annoyance to residents, and to provide penalties for violation of this ordinance."
  • (2017) Parking on Sidewalks Prohibited Ordinance - [view] 228.06 KB
    Approved on October 17th, 2017 Parking on Sidewalks is Prohibited Ordinance
  • (2018) Poverty Exemption - [view] 564.16 KB

  • (2018) Winter Parking Amendment - [view] 261.88 KB

  • (1979) Winter Parking Resolution - [view] 588.96 KB

  • (2015) Dangerous Building Ordinance - [view] 236.81 KB

  • (2016) DNR Passport Grant Agreement - [view] 48.08 KB

  • (2016) Special Assessments - [view] 128.16 KB

  • (2017) Transfer Station Agreement - [view] 1.4 MB

  • (2016 January) Amend Water Rate Ordinance - [view] 879.92 KB

  • (2015) Amend Water Rate Ordinance - [view] 75.86 KB

  • (2005) Amend Sewer Resolution - [view] 1.04 MB

  • (2012) Amend Water Rate Ordinance - [view] 169.82 KB

  • (2013) Amend Water Rate Ordinance - [view] 168.15 KB

Powell Township Master Plan

"A Master Plan outlines a community's vision for its future, providing guidance in the areas of housing, land use, the economy, sustainability, community facilities and services, recreation, and transportation through measurable goals and objectives."

  • October 2014 Asserting Board Right to Approve Master Plan Resolution - [view] 38.95 KB
    Asserting Board Right to Approve Master Plan Resolution Signed October 21st, 2014
  • November 2014 Master Plan Adoption Resolution - [view] 1.41 MB
    November 2014 Master Plan Adopted Resolution
  • Approved Master Plan - [view] 72.78 MB

Rental Forms

  • Terms and Conditions of Use of Draver Park - [view] 38.59 KB
    The rental agreement for Draver Park.
  • Request for Use or Rental of Powell Township Hall - [view] 22.5 KB
    Updated 2013 Request for Use or Rental of Powell Township Hall Form

Zoning Map and Permit Fees

  • Zoning Map - [view] 2.07 MB
    Powell Township Zoning Map
  • Zoning Permit Fees - [view] 193.88 KB

Zoning Ordinance Book

  • Complete Zoning Ordinance Book (Revised January 2013) - [view] 1.04 MB
    Here is the revised 2013 Zoning Book. The Table of Contents are a saved in a different PDF
  • Zoning Ordinance Book - Table of Contents - [view] 17.17 KB
    This is only the Table of Contents for the Zoning book. A separate document is the complete Ordinance Book

Zoning Permits & Forms

  • Demolition Permit 2015 - [view] 21.99 KB
    Updated 2015 Demolition Permit Application. Please bring the completed form in person. Do not mail.
  • Appeal of Administrative Decision - [view] 17.36 KB
    Updated 2013 Appeal of Administrative Decision. Please bring the completed form in person. Do not mail.
  • Application for Class A Non-conforming use Designation - [view] 18.19 KB
    Updated 2013 Application for Class A Non-conforming use designation. Please bring the completed form in person. Do not mail.
  • Request for Interpretation - [view] 16.99 KB
    Updated 2013 Request for interpretation. Please bring the completed form in person. Do not mail.
  • Petition for Amendment of Zoning Ordinance Text - [view] 17.67 KB
    Updated 2013 Petition for Amendment of Zoning Ordinance Text. Please bring the completed form in person. Do not mail.
  • Conditional Use Permit Application - [view] 20.34 KB
    CONDITIONAL USE PERMIT APPLICATION -The completed form should be brought in person. Please do not mail this form.
  • Home Occupation Permit - [view] 17.94 KB
    Updated 2013 Home Occupation Permit. Please bring the completed form in person. Do not mail.
  • Mineral Extraction Permit Application - [view] 16.48 KB
    Updated 2013 Mineral Extraction Permit Application. Please bring the completed form in person. Do not mail.
  • Petition for a Variance - [view] 18.44 KB
    Updated 2013 Petition for a variance. Please bring the completed form in person. Do not mail.
  • Petition for Amendment of Zoning Ordinance Map - [view] 18.09 KB
    Updated 2013 Petition for Amendment of Zoning Ordinance Map. Please bring the completed form in person. Do not mail.
  • Site Plan and Zoning Compliance Permit Application 2015 - [view] 18.62 KB
    Updated 2015 Site Plan and Zoning Compliance Permit Application. Please bring the completed form in person. Do not mail.
  • Zoning Permit Fees 2017 - [view] 9.3 KB


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