August 2, 2016 Primary Election and November 8, 2016 General Election Absentee Ballot Applications available. Please call Clerk Donna McDougall at 231-529-6590 or 231-838-4012 if you would like an application.
On July 7, 2016, the Burt Township Board of Trustees adopted the following 3 Zoning Ordinance Amendments which will take effect on July 22, 2016.
1. Alter the number of hard copies and add the requirement to include a digital PDF copy of all files for Site Plan Review Applications, Special Use Permit Applications, PUD Applications and Zoning Board of Appeals submittals.
2. Add a definition for the "Ordinary High Water Mark" in Section 2.02.
3. Amend Section 6.04.3 (3), Additional Permitted Accessory Structures by eliminating the present regulations for fire area/fire pits and replacing them with regulations that differentiate between waterfront and non-waterfront lots.
Further information or a complete copy of the amendments is available on the Township website (burttownship.org) or upon request by contacting either the Township Planner Randy Frykberg (phone 231.330.1249 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org) or Planning Commission Chair Chris Kindsvatter (phone 517.202.9926 or e-mail email@example.com).