Berlin Township is located in Delaware County Ohio approximately 5.5 miles north of the Columbus City limits. The Township is a mixture of commercial, farm and residential properties with a total area of approximately 22.5 square miles. Centered within Berlin Township is Alum Creek Lake and State Park, a popular recreational area. Our population is approximately 6500 residents which has been gradually increasing each year due to the popularity of the area, the Olentangy School District and the proximity of the Township to Columbus Ohio. Services provided by the Township include a Roads Department, Zoning Department, Cemeteries and Fire Department.
“Due to the State of Emergency associated with the Covid-19 Virus all previously scheduled meetings are subject to change”
Please check with the Zoning Secretary Cathy Rippel 740.548.5217 x 102 to verify meeting dates and times.
Time: Oct 10, 2020 02:00 PM Eastern Time (US and Canada)
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Meeting ID: 947 6852 3145
NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING
The Berlin Township Trustees will hold a virtual hearing on August 12, 2020 at 6:00 p.m. to hear one (1) zoning amendment, identified as BZC 19-004 known as the Berlin Business Park Industrial Overlay. Also on August 13, 2020 at 6:00 p.m. they will hear one (1) zoning amendment, identified as BZC 19-005 known as the Berlin Business Park Commercial Overlay. These amendments have been initiated via motion of the Berlin Zoning Commission and are proposed to be amendments to the Berlin Township Zoning Resolution. These meetings are the continuation of the meetings that were held on February 6, 2020.
The amendments, in their current form, are on file with Cathy Rippel, Berlin Township Zoning Secretary, at the Berlin Township Zoning Office located at 3271 Cheshire Road, Delaware, Ohio 43015 and are available for examination between July 16, 2020 to August 12, 2020 during normal business hours. Please note, this meeting in its entirety will be conducted virtually. Public will have the right to comment by joining the meetings live with the following links.
September 30, 2020 @ 6 PM BZC 19-004 – Berlin Business Park Industrial Overlay
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Meeting ID: 919 2162 5158
October 1, 2020 @ 6 PM BZC 19-005 – Berlin Business Park Commercial Overlay
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Meeting ID: 952 6162 2043
For questions please contact Zach Dowley, Economic Development Specialist, 101 N. Sandusky Street, Delaware, OH 43015 or
Email: email@example.com —- https://dcfa.co.delaware.oh.us/2019/11/04/berlin-township-zoning-documents-and-maps/
Land Use Exhibit Map reflects changes 9/25/2020 | DRAFT REDLINE 9/25/2020 Berlin Commercial Overlay (BCO) | DRAFT CLEAN 9/25/2020 Berlin Commercial Overlay (BCO) | DRAFT REDLINE 9/25/2020 Berlin Industrial Overlay (BIO) | DRAFT CLEAN 9/25/2020 Berlin Industrial Overlay (BIO)
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The Berlin Township Fire Prevention Office performs fire inspections annually to all of the 135 plus businesses located within the township. Responsibilities include enforcing the Ohio State Fire Code as it relates to new construction, remodeling of businesses, change of business usage in an existing structure and annual fire inspections to all commercial properties.
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The zoning office is here to assist you with all zoning issues and regulations. Please contact us for help and/or information before you decide to embark on a project. We will endeavor to be of assistance in any way possible.
Zoning Commission meets the 2nd and 4th Tuesday of the month. Starting at 7 PM at 3271 Cheshire Rd., Delaware, OH 43015
Zoning Appeals meet as needed at 7 PM at 3271 Cheshire Rd., Delaware, OH 43015
- Africa Road
- Berlin Station Road
- Cheshire Road
- Dunham Road
- Gregory Road
- Lackey Old State Road
- N 3 B’s & K Road
- N Old State Road
- Peachblow Road
- S Old State Road