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The Southwest Michigan Building Authority provides Building Inspection Services for Oshtemo and Cooper Townships!

As of June 12, 2017, any residing of an existing home will now need a Building Permit ($55) and two inspections:  Air Barrier and Final.

Code changes for 2017!!

Plans and/or applications for Oshtemo and Cooper Townships will be processed by the Southwest Michigan Building Authority (SMBA) and can be dropped off at the Oshtemo Township Office or Cooper Township Office.

The Southwest Michigan Building Authority is located in the Oshtemo Township Office at 7275 West Main Street.

For further information, please contact the SMBA office at 269-585-4150, Oshtemo Township at 269-375-4260, or Cooper Township at 269-382-0223.

269-585-4150

7275 W. MAIN | KALAMAZOO, MI 49009

Jerry Reitenour: 269-585-4152
SMBA BUILDING OFFICIAL

Garrett Reitenour: 269-585-4153
BUILDING INSPECTOR

Crystal Bartel: 269-585-4150
ADMINISTRATIVE OPERATIONS ASSISTANT

Kyle Gibson: 269-585-4154
CLERICAL ASSISTANT

General Information: Crystal Bartel

OFFICE HOURS

Monday - Thursday: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Friday: 8:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Mission Statement:  “To provide our customers with professional, prompt, and fiscally responsible services for building permitting, inspections, and code enforcement”.