A permit is required to perform work in the public right-of-way. Typical examples include sanitary sewer replacements, new driveway construction, and private utility installation.
Download the Right-of-Way Permit (PDF).
As part of Part 91 Soil Erosion and Sedimentation Control, NEPA, State of Michigan PA 451, the City of Portage is a municipal enforcement agency for soil erosion control.
Download the Soil and Erosion Permit (PDF).