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Building permits

If you have a question, or do not see the permit you need here, call the township – (269) 434-6227.

Most of the permits listed below can be completed and sent or brought to the Township Hall with payment except for the following:

Driveway Permit

Fill out the Driveway Permit Application and send it to the Van Buren County Road Commission, Attention Permit Department, 325 W. James Street, Post Office Box 156, Lawrence, Michigan, 49064. Office hours 7:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. The telephone number is (269) 674-8011.

There is NO application fee associated with this permit. Application requires the signature of the Permit Holder/Applicant and also the contractor if one has been designated. The permit, when issued, is returned to the applicant with a copy to the contractor.

Commercial Driveway Permit

Fill out the Commercial Driveway Permit Application and send it to the Van Buren County Road Commission, Attention Permit Department, 325 W. James Street, Post Office Box 156, Lawrence, Michigan, 49064. Office hours 7:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. The telephone number is (269) 674-8011.

There is an application fee associated with this permit. Application requires the signature of the Permit Holder/Applicant and also the contractor if one has been designated. The permit, when issued, is returned to the applicant with a copy to the contractor.

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