Zoning Permits & Ordinances

The Public Hearing for

the Final Chassell Township Zoning Ordinance

Has been Postponed until Further Notice

Chassell Zoning Ordinance Draft 3.4

Zoning Atlas, Township of Chassell (updated)

Public Hearing Zoning Notes from February 12, 2020

The original Chassell Zoning Ordinance showing markups can be viewed here

Chassell Zoning Ordinance Draft 3.4 with markups

Zoning Atlas, Township of Chassell-Adopted December 13, 1995

Chassell Zoning Book April 2005

To submit comments on the proposed amendments and additions

use the form here – Zoning Ordinance Petition

Zoning Information

Chassell Township is zoned and requires zoning permits for any new construction or major alteration to an existing building.  Please see a link to our zoning permit application below as well as instructions for assisting in completing the application.  There is no fee associated with a zoning permit in our township.

Property Owners are responsible for obtaining building permits, soil erosion permits, and right-of-way permits (if applicable) through the Houghton County.  Please visit the Houghton County website for more information.

Zoning Administrator-Tim Palosaari (906-370-2960) or Email


Township Ordinances

Dollar General-Permits
Wetlands Permit-WRP020778 – 41910 Wilson Memorial Dr
Wetlands Public Notice Posting-EGLE-WRD Public Notice Posting HNT-PA7M-7YD1P