|The City of Manton value their business proprietors, entrepreneurs and
also recognizes that without the local businesses, there would be no
functioning city. Manton currently has an array of businesses that
stretch the length of busy US 131 and Main Street as well as the
manufacturing area in Manton’s Industrial Park.
The City does its best to support its businesses and welcomes business owners to attend monthly City Commission
meetings to share ideas and recommendations on how the city can better help meet the needs of its business owners.
Business owners are also encouraged to join the Manton Chamber of Commerce for continued support
and advertising opportunities.
If you are considering opening a business in the City limits, please adhere to the local code of ordinances which state: No person
shall operate, conduct, maintain or manage any business or premises in the City of Manton for which any license or permit is required by any
provisions of this code without first procuring a license or permit from the city in the manner prescribed in section 10-44. Code of Ordinances
If the business license application does not meet the ordinance provisions, the applicant should apply for a Special Use Permit .
This process can be slightly lengthy, therefore it is recommended the applicant begin the process as soon as possible to ensure their business
plan can be executed within city limits. The City of Manton Planning Board does it’s best to expedite the Special Use Permit process.
Please contact the City Clerk for any further questions regarding opening or operating a business in the City.
Manton Online Business License Application Form will be available soon.