Special Notice
Recent Zoning Ordinance Amendments include the following:

  • A Zoning Ordinance amendment approved on September 11, 2018 renamed all current Ag- "Agricultural" district parcels to FF- "Farm & Forest" and reduced the minimum lot size from 10 acres to 5 acres. All current uses by right in the previous Ag district will be continued in the FF district, although special uses will only be available to parcels of 10 acres or greater. Click here to review this new language.
  • A Zoning Ordinance amendment approved on May 11, 2021 added Commercial Storage Buildings as a Special Use in the FF "Farm and Forest" District. A Special Use Permit in the FF District requires a minimum lot size of 10 acres. Click here to review this new language.

Planning Commission Members
For a list of the current Planning Commission Members click here.

Meeting Minutes 
It is the policy of Melrose Township to make meeting minutes available to the general public. In the interest of providing timely information the most current documents may be in the form of "Draft" or "Unapproved" minutes.
Click here to access a list of available Meeting Minutes.

Scheduled Meeting Dates

The Planning Commission generally conducts a monthly meeting at the Township Hall on the 4th Monday of every month, unless otherwise noted. Click here to access the Township Meetings and Events Calendar for specific dates and times.

Planning Commission Bylaws
The Planning Commission revised their by-laws on 9/23/2019. To review the Bylaws of the Melrose Township Planning Commission click on the document link below.
Planning Commission Bylaws