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DeWitt Charter Township Building Department
1401 W. Herbison Road
DeWitt, MI 48820
Phone: (517) 668-0278
Fax: (517) 669-6496
E-mail:
building@dewitttwp.org
Office Hours: 8:00 a.m.- 5:00 p.m. Monday - Friday

 

 Inspection Days & Hours (No Friday Trade Inspections):

  • Building - Monday through Friday, variable times
  • Electrical - Monday through Thursday, mornings only
  • Mechanical & Plumbing - Monday through Thursday, variable times

 

Responsibilities of The Township Building Department:
The primary function of the Building Department is the administration and enforcement of the State of Michigan Building Codes. These standards serve to protect the health, safety and welfare of the general public. The Building Department provides convenient local access to construction permits and inspection services as required under the Michigan Building Codes. 

 

International Property Maintenance Code:

 

Construction Codes In Effect In DeWitt Charter Township:
 

  • 2015 Michigan Uniform Energy Code Rules - Effective February 8, 2016
  • 2012 Michigan Building Code - Effective October 9, 2014
  • 2015 Michigan Residential Code - Effective February 8, 2016
  • 2012 Michigan Rehabilitation Code for Existing Bldgs - Effective October 9, 2014
  • 2012 Michigan Plumbing Code - Effective January 17, 2014
  • 2012 Michigan Mechanical Code - Effective September 27, 2013
  • 2009 International Fuel Gas Code - Effective October 21, 2010
  • 2014 National Electrical Code including Part 8 of the 2014 MEC - Effective June 18, 2015
  • 2012 International Fire Code
 

Department Personnel:

Charles Rau - Chief Building Official
Nicole Brush - Administrative Assistant 
Lynn Smith - Electrical Inspector 
Bruce Ballard - Building, Mechanical & Plumbing Inspector 
Gary Cypher - Code Enforcement Officer & Building Inspector

 
 

 

 

 

 
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