The Community Development Department consists of three divisions under the supervision of Department Director Mark Graham. The department is open Monday – Friday, from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
The Building Division administers all building, plumbing, mechanical, electrical, and property maintenance codes, both state and federal. The division is also responsible for administering a wide variety of township ordinances, i.e., sign, noise, blight, rental registration, rental inspection, and sewer. Staff conducts inspection and also serves as support staff for the Plumbing, Mechanical, Electrical, Property Maintenance, and Sign Boards of Appeal. In addition, the staff will review, analyze, and process building plan reviews and issue permits as allowed, as well as assisting architects, engineers, code officials, and homeowners with construction related questions.
Ted Droste – Township Assessor & Director of Community Development Department – Building Division
Kaye Melichar – Administrative Assistant
Kelly Figueiredo – Code Enforcement Officer
Rick Kinsman – Electrical/Code Inspector
David Williams – Electrical Inspector
Matt Leach – Building Inspector
Nate Foltz – Plumbing/Mechanical Inspector
The Engineering Division prepares studies, engineering plans, specifications, and contract documents for public works projects. The division is also responsible for inspection of public works projects, preparing as-built plans, execution of legal documents, and reviewing developers’ plans for compliance with Delta Township standards. The division responds to citizen requests for information regarding connection to the public sanitary sewer and water systems, costs of sanitary sewer and/or water services including the preparation of assessment rolls, provides information to property owners and developers to aid them in the development of their property.
Phone Number: 517.323.8540
Fax Number: 517.327.1760
The Planning Division fulfills the responsibilities imposed by the Planning Enabling Act, which includes the preparation and maintenance of a Comprehensive Plan, the preparation of a six year Capital Improvements Program, and the review of public works projects. The department also fulfills the responsibilities imposed by the Zoning Enabling Act including administration of the Township’s Zoning Ordinance which includes the process of rezoning, special land use permits, site plan review requests, and zoning enforcement actions. The department serves as support staff to the Delta Township Planning Commission, the Zoning Board of Appeals, and administers the Township’s Subdivision Regulations.
Phone Number: 517.323.8560
Fax Number: 517. 323.8599