Code compliance complaints can be emailed to Nick Tafelsky at Please include and fill out the Code Complaint form below.


Code Complaint Form


The mission of the Ordinance Compliance Department is to treat all equally and fairly while implementing the Township’s goal of promoting and protecting public health, safety and general welfare of others while achieving compliance.


To maintain healthful surroundings for the agricultural, residential and non-residential areas, which are attainable through the joint efforts of the community.


  • Assist citizens in noncompliance to a resolution of compliance.
  • Provide interpretations of Township Ordinances, County and State Laws.
  • Assist citizens in finding answers to their questions.

Educational Articles


The following are for your use in becoming acquainted with the Ordinance Compliance (Code Enforcement) Department affiliation with county, state and national organizations:

Michigan Association of Housing Officials
American Association of Code Enforcement
Michigan Association of Code Enforcement Officers
Clinton County Waste Management

Ordinance Compliance

Bert Gale, Building Official & Zoning Administrator

Nick Tafelsky, Planner

Bath Charter Township
14480 Webster Road
P.O. Box 247
Bath, Michigan 48808

Phone: (517) 641-4238

Fax: (517) 641-4170

There is a secure, 24-hour drop box located next the Township Office entrance that may be used for any township business.