Planning, Building, & Zoning

Planning for Gahanna's growth and redevelopment in both the short and long term reinforces our community's success. The Planning Department manages this growth and provides support for the City's permitting, zoning and land use planning activities.

Land Use Plan

Development proposals are subject to the principles and objectives found within the land use plan in addition to other rules and regulations found within the codified ordinances. It is important to note that land use plans are meant to guide development proposals and decisions, they do not mandate specific requirements.

City Council adopted a new land use plan on September 16, 2019. All previous land use plans, area plans and development studies are repealed and replaced by this document: