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Planning and Zoning Administration

The Elk Rapids Planning and Zoning Administrator is employed by the Village Council to act as its officer to carry out the proper administration of the Village of Elk Rapids Zoning and Unified Development Code. The Planning and Zoning Administrator processes nearly 3,000 permit and zoning issue inquiries and reviews per year, working closely with Antrim County Soils Erosion Officer, Michigan Department of Environmental Quality, and the Army Corp of Engineers to ensure compliance with federal, state, and local environmental regulations. The Village participates in the Joint Elk Rapids Community Planning Committee, established to develop the Elk Rapids Community Collaborative Master Plan.

The Planning and Zoning Administrator submits a report of activities to the Village Council on a monthly basis. To view these reports, please visit the Village Council Agendas and Minutes Webpage.


Informational Documents
Elk Rapids Village and Elk Rapids Township Collaborative Master Plan
Elk Rapids Zoning Code 2018
Elk Rapids Zoning Map
Elk Rapids 2020-2021 Fee Schedule
Elk Rapids Future Land Use Map
Dam Beach & Fishing Park Management Plan

All documents are in Adobe PDF Format. If you are not able to open these files, please download Adobe Reader.

For all Planning and Zoning Administration-related permits, please visit the Permit Application Forms Webpage.