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Director of Planning & Building
William (Bill) Dinnan

Administrative Assistant

Stacey Lawrence

Mechanical Inspector
Jerry Hobson

Electrical Inspector
Mike Kyle

Plumbing Inspector
Jerry Hobson


395 Mill Street
P.O. Box 929
Ortonville, MI 48462
Phone:  248-627-4916
Fax:  248-627-6938

Planning Commission

Mailing address for the Planning Commission is P.O. Box 929, Ortonville, MI  48462.  Location of the Planning Commission is in the Brandon Township Offices (395 Mill Street) unless otherwise noted.

The Planning Commission meets on the second Tuesday of each month and schedules a second meeting on the fourth Tuesday of each month if necessary.  Major responsibilities include the review and recommendation to the Township Board all rezoning requests and zoning ordinance amendments.   They may also be called on by the Township Board to study proposals on other ordinances that impact land use in the Township.  Other responsibilities include site plan review for all commercial and industrial development, residential site condos, and platted subdivisions.


Chairperson Richard Lowthian
Vice Chairperson Donna Ferrara
  Kris Kordella
  Jody Hall
  Joseph Dean
  Mark Evans
 Secretary Lisa Orsini
Recording Secretary Courtney McClerren
Planner Carlisle & Associates
Engineers Hubble, Roth, and Clark