Help keep your neighborhood looking beautiful by mowing your lawn regularly. The grass height standard is 7" for all residential, developed, subdivided and landscaped areas of the Township, including business districts. A well kept lawn adds beauty and curb appeal to your property and contributes to a clean and sanitary environment.
Ypsilanti Township's Code of Ordinances may be viewed using Municode. Municode's website includes a search engine to easily find specific sections.
The Michigan State University Extension recommends keeping grass cut to about 3.5" to promote a healthy lawn. Please help preserve your neighborhood by maintaining a healthy lawn. You can also help by reporting vacant or neglected properties that are not being maintained. Call the Ordinance Department at (734) 485 - 4393 or use this form to report a violation:
Report Noxious Weeds - Grass/Neglected Properties: (734) 485 - 4393
Contact Ordinanace Department: (734) 485 - 4393
Ordinance Department Office Hours & Location
Monday - Friday
8:30am - 4:30pm (Closed 12:00pm - 1:00pm daily.)
Tilden R. Stumbo Civic Center
7200 S. Huron River Dr.
Ypsilanti, MI 48197