Planning and Zoning
Mason County Planning and Zoning Department Building Department (go to web page)
102 E. 5th Street Scottville, MICHIGAN 49454
(231) 757-9272 or (231) 757-9345
Zoning and Building Director: Brady Selner (ext. 314)
Administrative Assistants: Cayla Christmas (ext. 310), Mary Sulak (ext. 312)
Zoning Fieldperson: Rob Allard (ext. 313)
****IMPORTANT NOTICE**** At this time, our office is open to the public. We encourage you to continue to conduct business through phone calls, the outside drop box, and email. If this is not feasible, we will allow one customer/couple in the office at a time.
The Mason County Planning and Zoning Department is responsible for administration and enforcement of the Mason County Zoning Ordinance in the following Townships: Amber, Branch, Eden, Riverton, Summit, Sheridan, Sherman, Freesoil, Meade, Victory, Custer, and Logan. The department provides assistance and technical support to the Planning Commission and Zoning Board of Appeals. The Department also assists the Planning Commission with revising and implementating the Mason County Master Plan.
The department is also responsible for enforcement or administration of 1) Mason County Airport Zoning Overlay Zone, 2) Floodplain management related to FEMA mapped hazard areas and 3) Junk enforcement for member Township and Villages within the Municipal Junk Authority of Mason County.
The zoning office is open Monday through Friday from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 noon and 1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m..
Cash, check, and money orders are accepted.
For information on permit fees please contact the Zoning Office.
Zoning permits can be sent and returned by mail. Zoning permits may be downloaded. Remember to sign the permit and please call the office for the fee amount. Checks can be made payable to "Mason County."
For Building, Mechanical, Electrical, and Plumbing permits go to the Building Department.