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The Zoning Administrator is only available to issue permits and answer questions from 8:00am - 10:00am Monday - Friday.

In order to obtain a permit, you must have a completed site plan on 8 1/2 X 11 paper showing the lot dimensions and setbacks from all lot lines of your proposed construction.

(Click on Permits and Applications in the box on the left of your screen to find the permit or application that is right for you.)

The revised Zoning Ordinance is now available to view.

Please click here to view it.

Effective April 1, 2017

A Violation fine for starting a project without first obtaining the proper land use/zoning permits is $50.00.
Permit fees will apply in addition to this fine.

Building Department fines and fees are in addition to
land use/zoning fees and fines.

Please see our Zoning Administrator for proper permits
before starting any project

(Construction and/or demolitions)


        You can also contact our Land Use/ Zoning Administrator by email  at

A land use permit is required for all sheds and carports.

                        Houghton Lake Building Agency                         

For copies of subdivision platmaps

The Code of Denton Township is now available online!
You can view the E-Code by clicking on the following link:
E-Code for Township of Denton, MI
The South Houghton Lake Area 2017 Joint Master Plan
can be read here.   


When consulting the Zoning maps please consult the Zoning Administrator

there have been changes

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2565 South Gladwin Rd., Prudenville, MI 48651
Phone: 989-366-5913

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