The City of Northville Planning Commission is empowered by City Council and is given the authority to establish procedures, standards and administrative rules whereby applicants are required to submit for review and approval a site development plan, to minimize the possibility that a particular development may have on the adjacent property, and further to ensure proper relationships between the development features as they relate to: traffic safety, service roads, driveways, parking areas, accessory buildings and uses and open spaces.
This application is for prospective applicants that wish to request a meeting with the City's Planning Consultant. Pre-application conferences are encouraged in order to familiarize applicants with the zoning ordinance requirements for their potential project prior to applying to the Planning Commission for project review and approval.
Proposed Zoning Ordinance Amendments
NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING
The City of Northville Planning Commission has prepared draft text amendments to update Section 25.04 of the Zoning Ordinance pertaining to the criteria used by the Board of Zoning Appeals to evaluate a dimensional variance request. The proposed language will reduce the number of criteria, remove redundant language, and add examples to illustrate self-created situations.
The proposed text amendments will be considered at a public hearing
conducted by the Planning Commission on May 19, 2015 at 7:30 pm at
the City of Northville Municipal Building – Council Chambers, 215
West Main Street, Northville, Michigan, 48167, 248-449-9902. The
purpose of the hearing will be to receive public input on these
proposed changes. The complete text of the draft amendments can be
reviewed at the City Hall during normal business hours of 8:00 a.m.
to 4:30 p.m., Monday through Friday or on the City’s website at
www.ci.northville.mi.us (go to Services/Building Department/Planning
Commission). Written comments will also be received at the above