Zoning Information

THE SHAWNEE TOWNSHIP ZONING OFFICE WILL BE CLOSED  FOR BUSINESS FROM
FRIDAY-JUNE 3, 2022 TO TUESDAY, JUNE 14, 2022

ALL PERMITS APPLICATIONS MUST BE FILED NO LATER THAN 3PM ON WEDNESDAY, 
JUNE 1, 2022.  

DIRECT ANY ZONING QUESTIONS TO BOARD OF TRUSTEES.  


INFORMATION:

1.  Property Maintenance Code, Section 2523.1 - Vegetation and Weed Cutting Required.  Reminder - residential lawn height not to exceed eight-inches in height in front, side and rear yards.  

2.  Junk, Disabled or Inoperable Motor Vehicles are required to be housed in a completely enclosed structure, or concealed by fencing.

3.  Raising of poultry and livestock in residential parcels less than 1 acre is prohibited.  

4.  Shed and Accessory Structures require a permit from Shawnee Township, regardless to foundation type.  No permit fee for sheds less than 200 SF in size.  Sheds over 200 SF the permit fee is determined by the fee schedule.

5.  MAXX Boxes & POD units used for temp. storage require a zoning permit, permit fee and valid for 2 weeks in driveway.  Resident -may request a 60 day extension, which will require the portable unit to be moved to rear yard and on a stone, brick or concrete surface, and additional accessory structure fee.  

Zoning Forms & Applications