Planning & Zoning
The Planning and Zoning Department is located on the second floor of the Municipal Center, 111 Water Street, Chardon, Ohio. Office hours are 8:00 A.M. to 5:00 P.M., Monday through Friday. The phone number is 440.286.2654 and the fax number is 440.286.5541.
Board of Zoning Appeals meets the second Tuesday of each month at 7:30 p.m.
Planning Commission meets the third Monday of each month at 6:30 p.m.
The Planning and Zoning Department was established to provide a central point for coordinating construction and land development activities within the City of Chardon. The Department provides support services for the administration and enforcement of the Municipal Zoning Ordinances, Land Planning and development regulations. The Department also processes the permits required by the Municipal Zoning, Land Development, and Streets and Utilities Regulations. The Department also provides administrative support to the Municipal Planning Commission and the Board of Zoning and Building Appeals. Permit applications for construction and land development activities are available at the Department office.
Planning & Zoning Administrator - Steven Yaney (e-mail
Zoning Inspector - Patricia Rucinski (e-mail
Office Hours 8:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. Tuesday - Friday
Zoning Clerk - Bethann Petronio (e-mail