Clyde Township Board


Tommie Giles


Cathy M. Ptak


Christine McKellips


Bernie McLeod


Robert Larsen

Clyde Township Offices

1679 56th Street

Fennville, Michigan 49408

(269) 561-2505

Clyde Township Meetings

Date:  2nd Wednesday

Time:  7:30 PM

Clyde Township Hall

The first settlers arrived in 1837.  It was a portion of Newark Township until 1850, then a portion of Pine Plains Township until it was set off by the Board of Supervisors in 1859 and organized in 1860 (the last township in the county to be organized).  It was named Clyde after the place of the same name in New York State.  The Village of Fennville was first occupied in 1860 and named for an early settler.  The post office was established n 1866, called Fenn's Mill, and changed t Fennville when incorporated as a village in 1889.  It was incorporated as a city February 8, 1961.  Bravo was first settled in 1867, and was called Sherman until 1871.

   Clyde Township Zoning Ordinance     ( revised and updated: January, 2015  )

Title Page

Article 11A - Industrial District

Table of Contents

Article 12 - Planned Unit Development

Ordinance Statement

Article 12A - Open Space Preservation

Article 1 - Title, Purpose, Scope & Legal Basis

Article 13 - Special Land Uses

Article 2 - Definitions

Article 14 - Parking and Loading Spaces

Article 3 - General Provisions

Article 15 - Landscaping, Buffering, Walls & Fences

Article 4 - Mapped Districts

Article 16 - Signs

Article 5 - R-1 Rural Residential

Article 17 - Site Plan Review

Article 6 - R-2 Low Density Residential

Article 18 - Nonconforming Uses, Lots or Structures

Article 7 - R-3 Medium Density Residential

Article 19 - Board of Appeals

Article 8 - R-4 Lake Residential District

Article 20 - Administration and Enforcement

Article 9 - R-5 Mobile Home Park District

Article 21 - Penalties

Article 10 - C-1 Business District

Article 22 - Ordinance Amendments

Article 11 - C-2 Business District

Article 23 - Miscellaneous Provisions

Wetlands Ordinance - No. 1 Part 72

Zoning Map - Clyde Township

Outdoor Furnace Ordinance     Effective: February 28, 2009  
Outdoor Furnace Ordinance

Permit Applications
Building Permit Application
Building Permit Information

Agent Authorization

Electrical Permit Application
Mechanical Permit Application
Plumbing Permit Application
Zoning Permit Application

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