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Plow license or permit?

Discussion in 'Business Fundamentals' started by ketchup724, Nov 8, 2005.

  1. ketchup724

    ketchup724 Junior Member
    Messages: 4

    I live in Kalamazoo,Michigan. Do I need a permit or a license to get started. I eventually want my own business. I know about insurance,pricing,etc. Im confused on what to do.
  2. Mick

    Mick PlowSite.com Veteran
    from Maine
    Messages: 5,546

    Well, if you know about pricing and insurance then your next move is to contact your local professional licensing agency regarding permits etc. If you have a town or county office, that's the place to start. Next, contact the Small Business Administration for help in starting up and developing a Business Plan.
  3. i know if you are in downtown GR you need to have a permit think you might be fine but you might wont to call the county office to make sure.
  4. Permits

    I think that you might want to check, cause I know that many towns require them. I know that I am buying one for Grand Rapids, Walker, and i believe that Grandville requires one also. I also know this....in order to get one, you must have a commercial policy that has the city co-insured. Like i have a commercial policy with grand rapids, walker, and grandville co insured.