Planning and Zoning

  1. Planning and Zoning Application
  2. HBA Appeal
  3. Renaissance Zone Certification Application
  4. Special Events Application
  5. Planning and Zoning Application Page 2 (Variances Only)
  6. Review Standards for Variances and Use Variances
  7. Development Permit Application
  8. Site Plan Review Information and Checklist
  9. Zoning Ordinance
  10. Zoning Map
  11. Planning Commission Minutes and Agenda
  12. Film and Music Events Permit Application
  13. New Address Form

Vacant Building Registration Program

  1. Vacant Building Registration Form
  2. Vacant Building Status Change Form
  3. Vacant Building Moratorium/Appeal Form
  4. Vacant Building FAQ’s (This item is being updated)
  5. 2015 Conditional Moratorium of Vacant Building Fee FAQ’s (This item is being updated)

Historic District

  1. Historic Preservation Guidelines
  2. Historic District Commission Application Form

Groundwater Contamination Sites

  1. Petition To Designate Affected Premises Under Water Supplies Ordinance
  2. City Commission Approved Contamination Sites
  3. Contamination North
  4. West of Seaway Contamination
  5. East of Seaway Contamination


  1. Application for Inclusion in the Muskegon Brownfield Plan
  2. Application for Obsolete Property Rehabilitation Exemption
  3. Application for Industrial Facilities Tax Exemption
  4. Renaissance Zone Certification Application