TOWNSHIP TIDBIT:

Swamp isn’t “Swampy.” The historical name for the village that lies at the intersection of Swamp Pike and Rt. 663 (North Charlotte Street) was “Swamp,” an English corruption of the German Schwam—for meadows, lowlands.

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FAQs


 

Do I need a permit to replace siding, roofing or windows?

Are permits required for "replacement" items, such as sheds or fences?

Are permits required for pre-manufactured sheds?

What are the requirements to construct a fence on my property?

Do I need a permit to create habitable space in my basement?

Can anyone occupy a nonresidential space in the Township without approval?

Does the township require a U&O for a resale?

How many horses can I have? 

Is the Zoning Ordinance on the web site?

Does the township have a weed ordinance?

What residential building code does the township enforce?

Who do I call with questions about my on-lot sewage system or private well?