Planning and Zoning
The Planning and Zoning Department of the Charter Township of Chesterfield, has
a unique role within the organizational structure of the Township. The
Department’s primary responsibility is that of guiding and directing the
Township’s future growth while ensuring the preservation of its attributes. The
Department is also responsible for current planning, long term planning, zoning
compliance related administrative duties. These functions help to ensure high
quality development and the protection of property values. The Planning and
Zoning Department also oversees the implementation of the Master Plan, which
outlines specific goals and objectives for guiding and managing Chesterfield
The Planning and Zoning Department currently has two full-time employees, the
Planning and Zoning Director and one clerical assistant.
The Planning Commission is currently in the process of conducting visioning
sessions to gather information for the update of the Township Master Plan.
Please watch the website for times and dates for these sessions.