Per Commerce Township Zoning Ordinance, Boats and RVs must not be stored in the front yard from November 1 to May 1.


All travel trailers, boats, recreational vehicles, trailers, and similar vehicles, or means of conveyance owned by residents of the Township and stored on their individual lots, shall not be stored within any front yard or front yard driveway, and shall further comply with the requirements applicable to Detached Accessory Structures, Section 33.01, insofar as setbacks, distances from lot lines, and easements are concerned; except that boats and personal watercrafts on a trailer, recreational vehicles, travel trailers and like camper/trailer coaches may be temporarily placed in a front yard driveway during the period from May 1st to October 31st. This exception shall not apply to personal watercraft trailers, or boat trailers without a personal watercraft or boat secured atop the trailer, nor any other trailers.