The Michigan Planning Enabling Act (PA 33 of 2008) requires that planning commissions request legislative bodies to approve the distribution of proposed master plans. Our planning commission took such action on March 21, 2019.
Steven Parsons, Chairman
Mark Hurray, Vice Chairman
The Bridgman City Planning Commission consist of a seven (7) member
board, appointed by the Mayor to four (4) year terms. The duty of the
Planning Commission is to make and adopt a master plan for the physical
development of the City of Bridgman, including areas outside its
boundaries which affect the planning for the City.
The powers and duties of the Planning Commission are conferred under
PA 285 of the Public Acts of 1931, as amended (Mich Stat. Ann 5.2991, et
seq), of the laws of the State of Michigan, include but are not limited
Adoption of a Master Plan
Preparation of a Zoning Plan
Preparation of comprehensive surveys and studies of present conditions and future growth of the city
Review and recommendations of streets, parks, or other public ways, grounds, open spaces, public buildings or structures