Planning & Zoning Administration

Ross Nicholson -
Planning & Zoning Administrator
Karie Carter  - Assistant Planning & Zoning Administrator
Mike Cunningham-

It is recommended that a pre-application meeting be scheduled prior to submittal of any application.

The Planning/Zoning Administrator is responsible for the administration and enforcement of the Tyrone Township Zoning Ordinance and Land Use Plan.  
The Department processes applications, coordinates pre-application meetings and provides staff support to the Township Board, the Planning Commission and the Zoning Board of Appeals including but not limited to:

• Zoning Permits
• Site Plan Reviews
• Special Land Use Permits
• Zoning Ordinance and Map Amendments
• Text Amendments and Rezoning Requests
• Variance Requests
• Appeals of Administrative Decisions
• Ordinance Interpretations


Land Use Permits and Waivers must be obtained for all new construction and additions.  Contact Tyrone Township's Zoning Administrator at (810) 629-8631. Land Use Permit Application  

Septic and well permits must be obtained through the Livngston County Health Department. (517) 546-9850.

Soil erosion or grading permits are obtained throught the Livingston County Drain Commissioner. (517) 546-0040.

Driveway approach permits are obtained through the Livingston County Road Commission. (517) 546-4250.

Building permits are obtained through the Livingston County Building Department. (517) 546-3240.

Land Use Permit Process

  • Download Land Use Permit Application.
  • Complete application and submit plans to
  • Submit check for $100. Mail or use the secure drop boxes located near township front entrance.
  • Once approved, applicant will be copied on an email sent to the Livingston County Building Department.



8420 Runyan Lake Road
Fenton, Michigan 48430

Phone (810) 629-8631 
Fax (810) 629-0047

Office Hours
Mon-Thurs 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

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