Chocolay Township

Public Notice: Ordinance 60 Floodplain Management



On May 13, 2024, the Chocolay Township Board moved to adopt and publish revised Ordinance 60 Floodplain Management.

The revised adopted ordinance provides for continued Township participation in the Federal Emergency Management Agency National Flood Insurance Program using new FEMA flood plain maps that will go into effect on June 6, 2024, and designates the Marquette County Building Codes Department as the enforcing agent for the relevant Building Code provisions within Chocolay Township.  This ordinance shall become effective June 6, 2024, after legal publication and in accordance with the provisions of the Act governing same.

A copy of the adopted ordinance language 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 by clicking ordinance language. Questions or comments can be directed to the Planning Director at 906.249.1448, sent to the Township office, or submitted via email (