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City Of Ferndale

information@ferndalemi.gov

300 East Nine Mile Road, Ferndale, MI, 48220, US

248-546-2525

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Rezoning, Zoning Ordinance & Master Plan Amendment Application

Date of Application

Date Picker

Applicant's Information

Business Address

Parcel ID can be found here.

Zoning District Maps can be found here

Owner's Information

Information Required. The applicant must submit the following information with the application in accordance with Article 14 of the Zoning Ordinance:

a. Rezonings (Amendment to the Official Zoning Map)

A legal description and street address of the subject property, together with a map identifying the subject property in relation to surrounding properties.

The name, signature and address of the owner of the subject property, a statement of the applicant's interest in the subject property if not the owner in fee simple title, or proof of consent from the property owner.

A site analysis site plan illustrating existing conditions on the site and adjacent properties; such as soil conditions, drainage patterns, views, existing buildings, any sight distance limitations and relationship to other developed sites and access points in the vicinity of the property.

A conceptual plan demonstrating that the site could be developed with representative uses permitted in the requested zoning district meeting requirements for setbacks, wetland buffers, access spacing, any requested service drives and other site design factors.

A written environmental assessment describing site features and anticipated impacts created by the host of uses permitted in the requested zoning districts.

A traffic impact analysis should be provided if any use permitted in the requested zoning district could generate 100 or more peak hour directional trips, or 1,000 or more vehicle trips per day; the traffic study should contrast the daily and peak hour trip generation rates for representative use in the current and requested zoning district; the determination of representative uses shall be made by the Plan Commission with input from City staff and consultants.

A written description of how the requested rezoning meets Section 14.04 of the Zoning Ordinance. This can be achieved by completing Rezoning Criteria of this application form, you may also attach it here.

b. Zoning Ordinance or Master Plan Amendment

In the case of an amendment to the Zoning Ordinance or Master Plan, other than an amendment to the official zoning map, a general description of the purpose and intent of the proposed amendment shall accompany this application.

Rezoning Criteria. The applicant must provide written responses to demonstrate how the proposed zoning designation will meet the following criteria in the areas provided or uploaded as a document in the prior section (Section 14.04 Rezoning Criteria):

Upload Proof of Ownership that includes the legal description (required)

If you are not the owner we need a signed document from the owner declaring: I, (property owner), hereby give permission for City of Ferndale officials, staff, and consultants to go on the property for which the above referenced site plan is proposed for purposes of verifying information provided on the submitted application.

Upload Conditional Rezoning Agreement (if applicable):

I do hereby swear that the information given herein is true and correct. If I am the property owner then additionally: I hereby give permission for City of Ferndale officials, staff, and consultants to go on the property for which the above referenced site plan is proposed for purposes of verifying information provided on the submitted application.

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