Planning Commission, required by City Charter, is a commission that evaluates and acts on plans, maps and applications for changes to the physical characteristics of Gahanna and advises City Council on issues concerning the preparation of plans and maps for the future physical development and harmonious improvements of the city.
In cases dealing with zoning changes, amendments or alterations, Planning Commission acts in an advisory role by submitting a recommendation to City Council on the proper course of action. Visit the Planning Commission’s webpage for more information including hearing dates, guidelines for submissions and estimated timelines.
The Zoning Division is the liaison between developers and Planning Commission. As such, the following applications are to be submitted to the Zoning Division with the intent to be seen by Planning Commission. Applications with an * may or may not be seen by the Planning Commission and may be approved administratively, as deemed appropriate by the Zoning administrator.
(Land use plans can be obtained on the Department of Planning and Development webpage.)