Zoning Permits & Ordinances

Publich Hearing for the Final Chassell Township Zoning Ordinance February 12, 2020, 6:30 pm the Township Board will follow, Chassell Fire Hall.

Chassell Zoning Ordinance Draft 3.4

Chassell Zoning Map

The original Chassell Zoning Ordinance showing markups can be viewed here

Chassell Zoning Ordinance Draft 3.4 with markups

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


ZONING MAP-Adopted December 13, 1995

Township Ordinances