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2024 Planning Commission Meeting Schedule (approved 1-10-24)

The Leelanau Township Planning Commission meets the second and fourth Thursday of each month at the Township Office.  The start time is normally 7:00 PM.  Please see the approved schedule link above.  Additional meetings and cancellations will be properly noticed.

Planning Commission Meetings may be postponed due to weather advisories or hazardous travel conditions and will generally be announced by 3:00 P.M. the day of the meeting on the township website and posted at the meeting location. Any Public Hearings postponed by weather will automatically be re-scheduled for the next Regular Meeting, unless a Special Meeting is scheduled by the Commission.

Planning Commission Meetings are held at the Township Hall. As a convenience to the public, they will also be broadcast via Electronic Remote Access.  The Public is encouraged to participate.  Zoom Links are attached to each Meeting announcement.  Meetings are held in compliance with the Michigan Open Meetings Act.  Please note: technological issues with the Zoom format could potentially interfere with participation via this platform.

Leelanau Township will provide the necessary and/or reasonable auxiliary aids and services for the hearing impaired and other persons with disabilities.  Requests for aids or services should be made to the Township Office at least seven days prior to the meeting.

For further information, comments or questions please contact the Leelanau Township Zoning Office, 119 E. Nagonaba, P.O. Box 338, Northport, MI 49670 or call 231-386-5138 ext. 4.

Leelanau Township Planning Commission Bylaws

Michigan Planning Enabling Act

Michigan Zoning Enabling Act


The Master Plan Update is underway.   The Planning Commission will focus on the Master Plan during the second meeting of each month.

Please note that the Master Plan is a work in progress.  2nd Draft (some chapters have PC input)

Current Working Document (sections) Draft

Master Plan Organization

Future Land Use Chart (Draft)

Economic Development (Draft)

Home Occupations and Business Use (Draft)

Implementation

Airports

Public Comment for Master Plan

Leelanau Township Land Map

LTCF Housing Survey Results Slides

Housing North Presentation October 2023

Beckett & Raeder Survey Results and Draft chapters of the master plan are posted at: https://planleelanautownship.org

Next Meeting Agenda & Zoom Link

Planning Commission: Planning Commission Thursday, June 27th 2024 @ 7:00 pm

Meetings are held at the Township Hall and are open to the public.  Due to the small room capacity, and for the convenience of the public, they are broadcast via Zoom.  Both remote and in-person participants are recognized during Public Comment.

To Join via phone: (312) 626-6799
Meeting ID: 881 982 5018.       Passcode: 49670

Zoom link – https://us02web.zoom.us/j/8819825018?pwd=LzQ5aDgraUJGbUhtbE1xdDVqWThtdz09%20

Thu, June 27, 2024 7:00 pm

Historical Meeting Minutes and Agendas

Planning Commission: Planning Commission Thursday, June 13th 2024 @ 7:00 pm

The Leelanau Township Planning Commission Meeting and Public Hearing will be held at the Leelanau Township Fire Hall 100 8th St., Northport, MI 49670

To Join via phone: (312) 626-6799
Meeting ID: 881 982 5018.       Passcode: 49670

Zoom link – https://us02web.zoom.us/j/8819825018?pwd=LzQ5aDgraUJGbUhtbE1xdDVqWThtdz09%20

There will be a public hearing at this meeting regarding the application for construction of a communication tower at at 11015 Kitchen Road.

Thu, June 13, 2024 7:00 pm
Planning Commission: Planning Commission Thursday, May 23rd 2024 @ 7:00 pm

Meetings are held at the Township Hall and are open to the public.  Due to the small room capacity, and for the convenience of the public, they are broadcast via Zoom.  Both remote and in-person participants are recognized during Public Comment.

To Join via phone: (312) 626-6799
Meeting ID: 881 982 5018.       Passcode: 49670

Zoom link – https://us02web.zoom.us/j/8819825018?pwd=LzQ5aDgraUJGbUhtbE1xdDVqWThtdz09%20

There will be a Public Hearing at this meeting regarding the application to Amend Article 4 of the Zoning the Ordinance (Agricultural District) by adding SECTION 4.6, Agritourism – Farmstays.

Thu, May 23, 2024 7:00 pm
Planning Commission: Planning Commission Thursday, May 9th 2024 @ 7:00 pm

Meetings are held at the Township Hall and are open to the public.  Due to the small room capacity, and for the convenience of the public, they are broadcast via Zoom.  Both remote and in-person participants are recognized during Public Comment.

To Join via phone: (312) 626-6799
Meeting ID: 881 982 5018.       Passcode: 49670

Zoom link – https://us02web.zoom.us/j/8819825018?pwd=LzQ5aDgraUJGbUhtbE1xdDVqWThtdz09%20

There will be a presentation describing the Communication Tower Project located at 11015 Kitchen Road at this meeting.

Thu, May 9, 2024 7:00 pm
Planning Commission: Planning Commission Thursday, April 25, 2024 @ 7:00 pm

Meetings are held at the Township Hall and are open to the public.  Due to the small room capacity, and for the convenience of the public, they are broadcast via Zoom.  Both remote and in-person participants are recognized during Public Comment.

To Join via phone: (312) 626-6799
Meeting ID: 881 982 5018.       Passcode: 49670

Zoom link – https://us02web.zoom.us/j/8819825018?pwd=LzQ5aDgraUJGbUhtbE1xdDVqWThtdz09%20

Thu, April 25, 2024 7:00 pm
Planning Commission: Planning Commission Thursday, March 14, 2024 @ 7:00 pm

Meetings are held at the Township Hall and are open to the public.  Due to the small room capacity, and for the convenience of the public, they are broadcast via Zoom.  Both remote and in-person participants are recognized during Public Comment.

To join via Zoom, use the link button below

To Join via phone call: (312) 626-6799
Meeting ID: 881 982 5018.       Passcode: 49670

Zoom link – https://us02web.zoom.us/j/8819825018?pwd=LzQ5aDgraUJGbUhtbE1xdDVqWThtdz09%20

 

Thu, March 14, 2024 7:00 pm
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