Volunteers Needed for Zoning Commission and Board of Zoning Appeals

November 14, 2018

Russell Township residents interested in serving as volunteer members of either the Zoning Commission or Board of Zoning Appeals are encouraged to apply to the Russell Township Board of Trustees by noon, December 19, 2018. Full terms are for five years & appointments are made by the Township Trustees.

Zoning Commission members work cooperatively on issues relating to land use policy in Russell Township. Responsibilities include maintaining the integrity of Russell's comprehensive land use guide plan by applying its principles to the creation and amending of Township zoning regulations.

The Board of Zoning Appeals hears appeals and considers applications for variances, changes of use and conditional uses. The Board of Zoning Appeals applies the provisions of the existing zoning regulations and works to identify & improve zoning problems.

Interested residents: Please submit a resume and a letter indicating your board preference and interests by noon, December 19, 2018, to Russell Township Board of Trustees, P.O. Box 522, Novelty, Ohio 44072 or email boardoftrustees@russelltownship.us

Call the Zoning Office at 440-338-5811 with questions. Equal Opportunity Employer.