Planning Commission

The Pere Marquette Township Planning Commission is the body created through the authority of the Michigan Planning Enabling Act (33 of 2008).  Members are selected for 3-year staggered terms by the Township Supervisor, and appointed by the Township Board.

 Member   Position  Term ending
 Jim Nordlund, Jr.  Chairperson   December 2024
 Deb Del Zoppo  Vice-Chairperson  December 2022
 Steve Winczewski  Member  December 2023
 Karie Bleau  Township Board Liaison  December 2022
 Megan Tresnak  Member & Liaison to ZBA  December 2022
 Bill Perry  Secretary  December 2023
 Jeremy Wagner  Member  December 2024

The Planning Enabling Act charges the Planning Commission with responsibility for:

  • Development of the Zoning Ordinance
  • Reviewing proposed developments, special use permits, and rezoning applications
  • Preparation, adoption, amendment of a Master Plan
  • Various recommendations to the Township Board

Comprehensive Plan  (adopted July 2016)   
As of September 8, 2021, the Planning Commission began the process of reviewing and updating the current version of the Pere Marquette Township Comprehensive Plan.  For details on how to receive an electronic copy of the draft when ready, please see this informational letter.

2022 Regular Meeting Schedule (subject to change with appropriate noticing requirements)

              Contact Information           

 231.845.1277, option 2 or ext.231
Pere Marquette Charter Township
1699 S. Pere Marquette Hwy.
Ludington, MI  49431 

Zoning Administrator
Kristin Lange: