To provide direction in comprehensive planning for residential and economic development, and for the future growth of Zanesville; to research funding sources that can provide financial assistance to help implement the City’s comprehensive planning efforts whether initiated by Community Development or other departments.
Standard Services Provided
Comprehensive planning; administration of the City’s Zoning Code; Assistance to four City Planning boards (Planning Commission, Board of Zoning Appeals, Design Review Board and Downtown Design Review Board) and the Shade Tree committee; administer City’s Community Development Block Grant Program, CDBG funded housing rehabilitation program, CDBG funded Revolving Loan Fund program for economic development within the City’s limits.
Areas of Services Not Generally Known
GIS (geographic information system) computer planning; city maps and neighborhood mapping; computer database development; neighborhood planning with community groups.
Jay D Bennett, Director Mendi Farnsworth, Administrative Secretary
City Hall – Second Floor – Room 232 City Hall – Second Floor – Room 204
Bill Arnett, Planning/Zoning Administrator Carly Campbell, Redevelopment Administrator
City Hall – Second Floor – Room 208 City Hall – Second Floor – Room 203
Matt Schley, Associate Planner
City Hall – Second Floor – Room 208
401 Market Street
Zanesville, Ohio 43701
Business Hours: Monday – Friday 8:00 am to 5:00 pm (closed holidays)
- Multi-Department Pre-Dev Meeting
- 170606_Zoning Fee Schedules
- Sample Site Plan
- 2018 Plan Submittal Checklist
- Downtown Arts & Culture Overlay District
- ZONING MAP 2018 24X36
- ZONING MAP 2018 11X17
The Planning and Zoning Code is Part Eleven of the City of Zanesville Codified Ordinances. Follow the ‘Codified Ordinances’ link on the right side of the screen
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