Planning & Zoning Commission

Meetings


  • First Thursday of the month
Note: If items are submitted for the Board's agenda, meetings will be held.

Agendas & Minutes


Agendas are available prior to the meetings. Minutes are available following approval.
View Most Recent Agendas and Minutes

Members


The members serve a 4 year term.
Name
Address
Term Phone Number
Gerald Taylor, Chair
621 S Elm Avenue
January 31, 2019
330-633-5609
Julie Oliver
1123 Stonecrest Drive
January 31, 2020
330-352-1880
Dianne Sumego
138 W Garwood Drive
January 31, 2018
330-634-0685
Pat Larson
273 Whittlesey Drive
January 31, 2018
330-633-5633
Stephan Ryder
43 Fox Ridge Way
January 31, 2018
330-633-4669

About the Commission


The Planning and Zoning Commission consists of five (5) members, who shall hold no other office or position, elected or appointed, within the City, appointed for a staggered term of six (6) years. The members of the Planning and Zoning Commission are appointed by the Mayor and confirmed by Council.

The Planning and Zoning Commission meets the first Thursday of each month. The deadline for application consideration at a meeting is two weeks prior to meeting date. The Director of Law, or a member of her staff, shall attend such meetings and serve as legal advisor to the Commission.

Powers & Duties


The powers and duties of the Planning and Zoning Commission are as provided for as municipal planning commissions by general law except as otherwise provided by ordinance. At least four (4) affirmative votes are required of the members to change any property zoned residential to commercial, industrial or conditional-use classification. At least five (5) affirmative votes of Council shall be required for passage of any ordinance or resolution that is contrary to a recommendation of the Planning and Zoning Commission.