Planning, Zoning & Soil Erosion

Planning, Zoning & Soil Erosion
Kalkaska County Planning & Zoning/Soil Erosion

890 Island Lake Road
Rooms 5 and 6
Kalkaska, MI 49646


Phone: (231) 258-3367
Fax: (231) 258-2828

Hours of Operation

8:00 a.m.- 4:00 p.m. Monday through Thursday except legal holidays. Closed on Friday for the remainder of 2017

Key Contacts

Karen Van Horn, Zoning Administrator and Soil Erosion Agent Room #6
kvanhorn@kalkaskacounty.org 

Laura Hendricks, Zoning Assistant Room #5
lhendricks@kalkaskacounty.org

 *THERE IS CURRENTLY ONE VACANT POSITION FOR ONE ALTERNATE MEMBER FOR THE ZONING BOARD OF APPEALS. Call 231-258-3367 if interested.

 Townships under Kalkaska County Zoning Ordinance

Bear Lake
Coldsprings
Excelsior
Kalkaska
Oliver
Orange
Springfield

 Contact information for townships NOT under Kalkaska County Zoning Ordinance

Blue Lake: Kathy Campbell 231-587-8354
Boardman: Mary Erickson 231-369-2551
Clearwater: Guy Molby 231-331-4500 or Adam Parzych 231-384-5431
Garfield: Al Potts 231-258-2862
Rapid River: Roger Williams 231-258-2943
Village of Kalkaska: Scott Yost 231-258-9191

Upper Manistee Natural River Zoning: Brian Bury 989-732-3541 Ext. 5088

DEQ for Kalkaska area: Teresa Sherwood 989-619-3740 

 *THE KALKASKA COUNTY ZONING ORDINANCE AND MASTER PLAN HAVE BEEN UPDATED* SEE LINK BELOW  

Diana Needham, Chairperson, Kalkaska County Planning Commission

Bob Mickevicious, Chairman, Kalkaska County Zoning Board of Appeals

Planning & Zoning/Soil Erosion Documents

Zoning Ordinance 2017  *Section 21.15 text has been removed (Ord. #151, Amend. #172 (2017-148)
Kalkaska County Master Plan Documents 
Kalkaska County Zoning Permit Application 
Kalkaska County Soil Erosion Permit Application
Zoning District Map updated 11-15-2016