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Frequently Asked Questions
Call 1-866-922-2876 or go to the State of Michigan burn permit website.
Call Animal Control at 989-835-6856.
Buildings/sheds 200 sq. feet or less will need a zoning permit and buildings over 200 sq. feet require a building permit. Accessory buildings over 600 sq. feet and larger must have frost protected footings. Re- shingle permits are required for residential and commercial buildings. Fencing over 6 feet high, structural remodeling, decks over 30" above grade, additions, swimming pools over 24" deep, etc.
All agricultural and accessory buildings 200 sq. ft. or less require a Zoning Permit.
A fence not over 6 feet high, a retaining wall not more than 4 feet in height, a sidewalk or driveway, painting, papering, tiling, carpeting, cabinet counter tops and similar finish work, a prefabricated swimming pool that is less than 24 inches deep, swings and other playground equipment accessory to a 1-2 family dwelling, window awnings supported by an exterior wall which do not project more than 54 inches from the exterior wall and do not require additional support.
You must protest to the Board of Review on one of the scheduled hearing dates that are selected in March of each year.
Republic Waste 1-800-578-2664
Re-shingle permits are required for residential and commercial buildings.
You may purchase a Safety Street sign which will help all 911 personnel find your home quickly in the event of an emergency. The signs are $23.00 for the 5-7 year life or $30.00 for the 10-14 year life high intensity sign. A portion of the proceeds is used to purchase equipment for The Larkin Township Fire Department. Contact Safety Street at 1-800-526-7077 for additional information.
Please send a letter to the Township Office, Attn: Maria Sandow, Township Supervisor, 3027 N. Jefferson Rd, Midland, MI 48642 or Contact Maria Sandow,Township Supervisor at the Township office: 989-835-3505.
A permit is required for fencing over 6 feet high and must be placed on landowner's property.