Article I – Short Title and Reference To Authority


The title of This Ordinance is “Glen Arbor Township Zoning Ordinance”, and it will be referred to herein as “This Ordinance”.


This Ordinance is adopted pursuant to, and in furtherance of the objectives of the Township Zoning Act, Michigan Public Act 184 of 1943 (MCL 125.271 et seq), as amended. As of July 1, 2006, the Township Zoning Act was repealed and superseded by Public Act 110 of 2006, the Michigan Zoning Enabling Act [MCL 125.3101 et seq] (“MZEA”). The continued administration of this Ordinance, amendments to this Ordinance, and all other matters concerning the operation of this Ordinance shall be implemented and accomplished pursuant to the MZEA, as amended. Effective July 1, 2006, any reference in this Zoning Ordinance to the Township Zoning Act is to be deemed a reference to the Michigan Zoning Enabling Act.