Planning & Zoning

The purpose of the Township Planning Commission and the Township Zoning Administrator is to help regulate and control the development and use of property within the township and to protect the health, safety, and welfare of the residents.  

The Zoning Administrator, Calvin McShane, is available by email at zoning@burttownship.com or by request at the Township Office (906) 494-2381.

PUBLICATION OF ZONING ORDINANCE AMENDMENTS ADOPTED 12/13/11, EFFECTIVE 01/13/12

Other Forms 

Building Permit Application (Alger County)
Sewage Disposal (LMAS)
Electrical Permit Application
Plumbing Permit Information
Mechanical Permit Information

 

Planning Commission Members
Chairman: Larry Shaffer
Secretary: Chris Lundquist
Township Board Representative: Lou Lundquist
Phil Bontrager
Nancy Griswold
Jeff Cuthbertson
Jenny Irvine

Meeting Minutes-Planning Commission

2021 Recreation Plan Survey Results 
Stop in the office if you’d like a physical copy!

Burt Township, PO Box 430, Grand Marais, MI 49839
t: (906) 494-2381 | f: (906) 494-2627