Oakland Township requires that any newly constructed buildings should be 60 feet from the Township right-of-way. This means on a 33′ right-of-way buildings should be 76 1/2 feet back from the center of the road and 15 feet from all other property lines. On a 50 foot right-of-way, buildings should be 85 feet back from the center of the road and 15 feet from all other property lines.
If a resident can prove that these policies cause undue hardship, they can grant a variance. Click the links below for the procedure policy and application.