Planning Commission

Membership 

7 members | 3-year terms

CURRENT MEMBERS

Appointing
Authority



Term Expire
s
Bobbie Burba Chair Council
12/31/2017
John Hicks   Mayor
12/31/2019


Council
12/31/2019
Jennifer T. Price   Mayor
12/31/2018
Joseph Keehner   Council
12/31/2018
Michael Suriano
Council
12/31/2017
Tom Wester Vice Chair  Mayor
12/31/2017
Click here for a list of past Chairs.
Members are paid a compensation rate of $300.00 per month. 



Meeting Times & Locations
2nd & 4th Wednesday of the month (except in November & December, 1st & 3rd Wednesday), as needed, at 7:00 p.m. at City Hall. Special meetings & workshop meetings are called as needed. 
o Upcoming Meetings
o Minutes & Agendas 


Duties
The Planning Commission shall have the power and duty to advise the Council concerning the preparation of plans and maps for the future physical development and harmonious improvement of the Municipality; to evaluate the planning and design, location, removal, relocation and alteration of new, renovated, or expanded structures; any public building or structure and public property; the location, widening, extension and vacation of streets, alleys, public ways, parks, playgrounds, recreation areas and other public places; the approval of plats for the subdivision of lands; the regulation and restriction of the location of buildings and other structures and of premises to be used for trade, industry, residence, or other specified uses; the regulation and limitation of heights of buildings or other location of buildings or other structures to be erected or altered; regulation of the bulk and location of buildings and other structures to be erected or altered, including the percentage of lot occupancy, set back building lines, and the area of yards, courts and other open spaces; and such other powers and duties as may be imposed upon it by resolution or ordinance of Council.
o Planning Commission Rules of Procedure

Source: City of Gahanna Codified Ordinances, Charter, Section XI 


Applications
For inquiries on submitting an application for review by Planning Commission, please contact the Zoning Division, Department of Public Service & Engineering. 

Applications on an agenda can be viewed online.


Contact Us
Planning Commission
200 S. Hamilton Road
Gahanna, Ohio 43230
614-342-4090
planningcommission@gahanna.gov 

To sign-up to receive meeting agendas via email, please contact the Deputy Clerk of Council.