THIS HEARING HAS BEEN CONTINUED TO NOVEMBER 5, 2019
IMMEDIATELY FOLLOWING THE REGULAR MEETING AT 6:30 PM.
The Zoning Commission of Amherst Township will hold a Public Hearing on a proposed amendment to the Amherst Township Zoning Resolution that was initiated by application of property owners.
The hearing will be held at the Amherst Township Hall, 7530 Oberlin Road, Elyria, on
Tuesday, October 15, 2019 at 6:30 pm. The application to amend the Zoning Resolution
will be available for examination for a period of ten (10) days from October 5, 2019 to
October 14, 2019, in the outside bulletin board at the Amherst Township Hall.
Following is a list of all properties to be rezoned or redistricted by the proposed amendment and
the names of owners of these properties, as they appear on the County Auditor’s current tax list:
Parcel Number 05-00-065-000-035, located on Oberlin Road, Elyria
Owner: Arthur J. & Dalee Abraham
The present zoning classification of the properties named in the proposed amendment is R-AG.
The proposed zoning classification is L1.
After conclusion of the hearing, the matter will be submitted to the Board of Trustees for further action.
Amherst Township BZA will conduct a Public Hearing on Thursday, October 17, 2019 at 7:00 pm at the Township Hall, 7530 Oberlin Road, Elyria, Ohio. The purpose of the hearing is to consider an Area Variance request by Deanna Sterna, for 45125 & 45155 North Ridge Road, Amherst, for proposed new property lines. A copy of this applilcation is available for public inspection at the Township Hall.
The Amherst Township Zoning Commission consists of five (5) members appointed by the Township Trustees. The members serve a term of five (5) years and their terms expire individually, one per year. Members of the Zoning Commission shall be residents of the unincorporated portion of Amherst Township. The Township Trustees may also appoint up to two (2) alternate members to the Zoning Commisssion.
Powers and Duties
The Zoning Commission shall have the following Powers & Duties:
The Zoning Commission regularly scheduled meeting is the First Tuesday of each Month at 6:30 PM in the Township Hall. Other meetings may be scheduled as needed by the Chairman of the Commission. Meetings are open to the Pubic.
Glenn Thome (Chair) (19)
Darryl Saladin (Vice Chair) (22)
Jim McCann (Sec) (23)
James Conrady (21)
Hank Harsar (20)
Lonnie Dillon (Alternate I - 12/31/21)
Geno Taliano (Alternate II - 12/31/24)
The Board of Zoning Appeals consists of five (5) members appointed by the Township Trustees. Members shall be residents of the unincorporated portion of Amherst Township. The members serve a term of five (5) years and their terms expire one per year. The Township Trustees may also appoint up to two (2) alternate members to the Board of Zoning Appeals.
Powers & Duties
The Board of Zoning Appeals shall have the following Powers & Duties:
The Board of Zoning Appeals has no regularly scheduled meetings but meets on demand based on applications.
Bill Latrany (Chair) (20)
Kirsten Hill (Vice Chair) (19)
Ron Friend (Secretary) (22)
Teri Reph (23)
Joan Whitman (21)
Rose Betchker (Alternate I - 12/31/21)
Steve Ostrolencki (Alternate II - 12/31/24)
Zoning Applications such as:
Zoning Amendments and Site Plan Reviews are submitted through the Zoning Inspector and are available at the Township Hall.
Zoning Variance and Appeals Applications are available at the Township Hall from the Zoning Inspector.
Conditional Use Applications are available at the Township Hall from the Zoning Inspector.