Blair Township Planning & Zoning Department

Planning & Zoning Department Overview

The Planning and Zoning office handles the following:

  • Zoning and Building permits and general zoning and building questions
  • Zoning and Subdivision Ordinance questions, requirements, amendments and enforcement
  • Master Plan
  • Applications for: 
    • Site Plan Review
    • Special Land Use Permits
    • Preliminary Plats
    • Planned Unit Developments
    • Home Occupations
    • Reviews all Land Division Applications
  • Assist Township in planning and development
  • Grant seeking and proposals
  • Maintain maps
  • Planning Commission questions and inquiries
  • Zoning Board of Appeals questions and inquiries, including variance requests


Zoning Administrator  
(231) 276-9263 Extension 113  

Office Hours: 7:30 AM - 6:00 PM
Tuesday - Friday

2018-2019 Meeting Dates for Board of Trustees, Planning Commission, and Zoning Board of Appeals

2019 Master Plan Update

Blair Township is in the process of writing a Community Master Plan pursuant to  Public Act 33 of 2008, the Michigan Planning Enabling Act.  The Master Plan provides a broad overview of desired future development patterns within the Township. A copy of the proposed Master Plan is available to review at the link below:

Blair Township Master Plan 2019