City of Warren, MI

Planning Department

 

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Ronald F. Wuerth
Planning Director
One City Square, Suite 315
Warren, MI 48093-5283
Phone:
(586) 574-4687
Fax:
(586) 574-4645
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Office Hours: Monday through Friday, 8:30 a.m.- 5:00 p.m.

Department Staff
Judith Hanna, Administrative Clerk Technician
Dewan Hassan, Planning Aide 

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Welcome to the City of Warren Planning Department. Our mission is to provide citizens and businesses easy access to information and links relating to approvals, projects and programs administered by various commissions and staff in planning, community and economic development.

Our hope is that you find this information valuable, streamlining the process in making the City of Warren a positive place to live and do business.

Under the direction of the Planning Commission, the Planning Department is charged with the responsibility of providing professional advice and service in implementation of the City's Master Plan.  As key advisers to the Planning Commission, City Council and other City commissions and authorities, their goal is orderly and continued positive growth in the City of Warren.

The Planning Department serves as technical advisors and administrators in applying for:

• Zoning ordinance and map revisions related to Warren’s Master Plan.
• Site Plan approval for commercial, industrial and residential multiple family and site condominium developments.
• Site Plan amendments, special land uses, and outdoor retail sales.
• Land use (Zoning) amendments
• Vacations of public alleys, easements, walkways and right of ways.
• Lot splits and combinations
• Property plats.
• Studies related to transportation, recreation, and other land uses.
• Staff liaison to economic development programs for redevelopment such as the Brownfield Redevelopment Authority, Downtown Development Authority, Community Development and Block Grant Program and the Tax Increment Finance Authority.

Planning Commission Regular Meeting Dates - 2014

Planning Commission meetings will be starting at 7 p.m. as of August 13, 2012

January 6, 2014
February 3 & 24, 2014
March 10, 2014
April 7 & 28, 2014
May 19, 2014
June 9 & 30, 2014
July 21, 2014 
August 18, 2014
September 8 & 29, 2014
October 20, 2014
November 10, 2014
December 8, 2014
January 12, 2015 

Planning Commission Schedule for 2014


City of Warren Planning Links:

Building Division Zoning Board of Appeals Application and Instructions
Community Development Block Grant Program (CDBG)
Downtown Development Authority (DDA)
Tax Increment Finance Authority (TIFA)
Brownfield Re-Development Authority (BRA)

Industrial Facilities

 

For other Planning related information, click on the links below:

American Planning Association

Michigan Association of Planning (MAP)

MAP's Community Planning Principles

City Council Resolution in Support of A Complete Street Policy

Michigan Planning Enabling Act of 2008

Michigan Zoning Enabling Act of 2006

State of Michigan Brownfield Redevelopment Financing Act

State of Michigan Corridor Improvement Authority Act

State of Michigan Downtown Development Authority (DDA) Act

State of Michigan Home Rule City Act

State of Michigan Land Division Act

State of Michigan Open Meetings Act

State of Michigan Tax Increment Finance Authority (TIFA) Act

Macomb County GIS

City of Warren, Michigan

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