Chocolay Township

Public Hearing – Zoning Board of Appeals – July 25, 2024


Notice is hereby given that the Chocolay Township Zoning Board of Appeals will conduct a public hearing on Thursday, July 25, 2024, at the Chocolay Township Hall at 5010 US 41 South, Marquette, Michigan, beginning at 7:00 PM, to receive public comment on Zoning Board of Appeals application ZV 24-32.

Wolff Belanger, owner of parcel # 52-02-330-001-00 located at 170 Bayou Street, Marquette, Michigan, wishes to add an addition onto a structure that does not meet the waterfront setback for the structure.

Section 14.2 Regulations Pertaining to Lawful Nonconforming Uses and Structures in the Township Zoning Ordinance states:

“No lawful nonconforming use shall be extended, expanded, enlarged, or increased in intensity without first securing the approval of the Zoning Board of Appeals.”

A copy of the application is available for review and inspection at the Chocolay Township office Monday through Friday 8:00 AM to 4:30 PM and can also be viewed at Questions or comments can be directed to the Planning Director at 906.249.1448, sent to the Township office, or submitted via email ( Comments will be received until 12:00 PM July 18, 2024.