The Jackson Township Zoning Commission

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Overview

The Jackson Township Board of Township Trustees is authorized by Ohio Revised Code (ORC) 519.04 to create and establish a township zoning commission. The Commission consists of five (5) members who reside within the Township and are appointed by the Board of Trustees. Two alternate members may also be appointed by the Board. An alternate member takes the place of an absent regular member at any meeting of the Zoning Commission and the alternate member may vote on any matter on which the absent member is authorized to vote.

The terms of the regular members are of such length that the term of one member expires each year. Members of the Zoning Commission may be removed for nonperformance of duty, misconduct in office, or other cause as deemed by the Board of Trustees.

All regularly scheduled Commission meetings are open to the Public and are held on the second Thursday bi-monthly (see schedule below) at 7:00 P.M. at the Jackson Township Community Center located at 3263 U.S. Route 50, Williamsburg, Ohio.

Duties

The Jackson Township Zoning Commission recommends and advises, to the Board of Trustees, changes or amendments to the Zoning Resolution text or zoning map; it reviews all proposed special uses, changes or amendments to the Resolution text or zoning map and makes appropriate recommendations to the Board of Trustees; reviews and makes recommendation for all Planned Development (PD) preliminary plans presented by developers; conducts an annual review of the fee schedules and makes appropriate recommendations to the Board of Trustees; carries on a continuous review of the Zoning Resolution and recommends any and all appropriate amendments or changes to improve the effectiveness of the Resolution. 

2018 Meeting Schedule (Note: all dates are subject to change depending on the Commission's work load). Special Meetings may also be scheduled after proper notice.

MEETINGS START AT 7:00 P.M., location of meetings is the township's community center building. 

January                    No Meeting scheduled for January 

February 8th          7:00 P.M. at the Community Center   

March 8th              7:00 P.M. at the Community Center

April 12th               7:00 P.M. at the Community Center
 
May 10th                7:00 P.M. at the Community Center

June 14th                7:00 P.M. at the Community Center

July  12th                 7:00 P.M. at the Community Center

August 9th               Cancelled

September  13th     7:00 P.M. at the Community Center

October  11th            7:00 P.M. at the Community Center

November 8th        7:00 P.M. at the Community Center

December 13th         Election of officers, 7:00 P.M. at the Community Center