Northfield Township Code of Ordinances


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Northfield Township's Code of Ordinances is updated annually.  Any newly adopted ordinances, or amendments to existing ordinances that are not yet included in our current Code of Ordinances (link in blue above), will be listed here:

      * June 27, 2023: Ordinance 23-81 Establishing Purchase of Development Rights Ordinance - effective August 19, 2023
      * July 25, 2023: Ordinance 23-82: Dissolving the DDA - effective July 31, 2023
      * July 25, 2023: Ordinance 23-83: Dissolving the Tax Increment Finance (TIF) Plan - effective July 31, 2023
      * August 22, 2023: Ordinance 23-84: Allowing Option to Receive Sewer Bills by Email - effective September 1, 2023
      * August 22, 2023: Ordinance 23-85: Establishing Mobile Food Vendor Ordinance - effective September 7, 2023 
      * September 12, 2023: Ordinance 23-86: Special Events - effective September 24, 2023
      * September 12, 2023: Ordinance 23-87: Amendment to Regulations and Standards for Bars - effective September 18, 2023
      * September 12, 2023: Ordinance 23-88: Amendment to Procedures for Concept and Pre-Construction Meetings - effective September 24, 2023
      * January 9, 2024: Ordinance 24-89: Amendment to Driveway Length Standards - effective January 15, 2024


Below are some questions you may have regarding what codification is all about.  Any questions you have that are not listed below may be directed to our Township Office, (734)449-2880.

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