Northfield Township Code of Ordinances


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Northfield Township's Code of Ordinances is updated annually.  Any newly adopted ordinances, or amendments to existing ordinances that are not yet included above, will be listed here:

  • July 11, 2017 - Ordinance 17-54: To revise application and fee requirements
  • July 11, 2017 - Ordinance 17-55: To adopt the Whitmore Lake/Horseshoe Lake Overlay District on the Official Zoning Map, to revise the Sign Posting Requirements, and to add provision for Little Free Library Book Stands
  • January 9, 2018 - Ordinance 18-56: Zoning Amendment regarding porches, patios, terraces and awnings
  • June 26, 2018 - Ordinance 18-57: Zoning Amendment regarding Holiday Sales
  • July 24, 2018 - Ordinance 18-58: Zoning Amendment to Definitions for Yard Measurements & Overhangs
  • July 24, 2018 - Ordinance 18-59: Zoning Amendment to Yard Measurements & Overhangs
  • July 24, 2018 - Ordinance 18-60: Zoning Amendment to Accessory Building Setbacks
  • August 14, 2018 - Ordinance 18-61: Consumers Energy Gas Franchise Agreement

Below are some questions you may have regarding what codification is all about.  Any questions you have that are not listed below may be directed to our Township Office, (734)449-2880. 

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