Planning & Zoning

At the heart of Ypsilanti Township, the Planning Department plays a pivotal role in shaping the future of our community. Our mission is to foster sustainable development, guide thoughtful design, and protect the health, safety, and welfare of all Ypsilanti Township residents.

What We Do:

  • Community Planning: We meticulously strive to create a vibrant, inclusive, and resilient Ypsilanti Township through the Townships Master Plan and Zoning Ordinance.
  • Zoning Regulations: We establish and enforce zoning laws to maintain harmony and balance in land use, safeguarding the integrity of neighborhoods and commercial areas.
  • Environmental Sustainability: We champion environmental stewardship through initiatives that promote conservation, resiliency by design, and eco-friendly development practices.
  • Community Engagement: We value community input, actively engaging residents, businesses, and stakeholders in planning processes to ensure their voices shape our decisions.

Our Commitment
The Planning Department is dedicated to transparency, innovation, and collaboration. We prioritize public welfare, seeking innovative solutions that align with our long-term Master Plan while respecting the unique character of Ypsilanti Township and its neighborhoods.

Get Involved
Your participation is crucial! Explore our ongoing projects, attend public meetings, and share your insights. Together, we can build a future that celebrates diversity, sustainability, and prosperity for all.

Contact Us
Have questions or ideas? We’re here to help! Reach out to us through our contact page or visit our office. Your feedback is invaluable in our journey toward a thriving, well-planned community.

Thank you for joining us in shaping the future of Ypsilanti Township.