Planning Commission

The Casco Township Planning Commission meets on the Wednesday after the first Monday of the month. Exceptions to this schedule are posted in the Township Hall foyer and may also be published in the South Haven Tribune. 

Regular Planning Commission meetings are normally held from 
7-9 PM.

Casco Township Master Plan
Click here to download a .PDF version of the Master Plan.

It can also be purchased as a printed document at the Township Hall for $20 ($5 additional to mail).  

Additional information is available for download here:
Contact the Zoning Administrator, Alfred Ellingsen, about submitting documents for site plan reviews or other Planning Commission business:


At the township hall:
Tues & Wed, 10:30am-12:30pm

At his home office:
Weekdays, 8:00am-9:30am

Dian Liepe
722 62nd St.

Vice Chair:
David Campbell
7174 Ferndell

Dan Fleming
6756 109th Ave.

Lewis Adamson
473 Blue Star Highway

Greg Knisley

Judy Graff
850 Lake Michigan Drive
Representing Board of Trustees

David Hughes
7349 Lake Ridge Rd

Recording Secretary:
Janet Chambers
Zoning Ordinance Information

Looking for a copy of the Zoning Ordinance and Proposed Noise Ordinance? It's on the Building & Zoning page. Click Here.

Note: The Township Board voted on February 20, 2017 to place a moratorium on enforcement of the Zoning Ordinance against short-term rentals. To see the resolution, click here.
2017 Schedule:

Wed Jan 4,  Regular Mtg , 6pm

Wed Jan 4, Special Mtg, 7pm

Wed Jan 11, Special Mtg, 7pm
Wed Jan 25, Special Mtg, 7pm

Wed Feb 8, Regular Mtg, 7pm
Wed Mar 8, Regular Mtg , 7pm 
Wed May 3, Regular Mtg , 7pm 
Wed Jun 7, Regular Mtg, 7pm
Mon June 19, Annual Township Mtg, 6pm 
Mon July 5, Regular Mtg , 7pm 

Mon Aug 2, Regular Mtg, 7pm
Wed Sept 6, Regular Mtg, 7pm

Wed Oct 4, Regular Mtg, 7pm  
Wed Nov 8, Regular Mtg , 7pm

Wed Dec 6, Regular Mtg, 7pm 

Annual Events:

January: Annual election of Planning commission Officers

May: Prepare for Annual Township Meeting

June: Annual Township Meeting - Annual review and report on administration and compliance to Zoning Ordinance.