Zoning Certificate Requirements

What Are the Application Requirements for a Zoning Certificate (Permit)?

For the construction or alteration of single family-dwellings, two-family dwellings and accessory uses, the application shall include:
  • The completed application form, along with the application fee as established by City commission.
  • Three (3) copies of a general vicinity map.
  • Three (3) copies of a plot plan legibly drawn to a readable scale, based on an accurate survey, and showing the following:
    • North arrow.
    • Property boundary lines and the exact dimensions of the lot to be built upon or used.
    • Right-Of-Way of adjacent streets and alleys.
    • Location, dimensions, height, and bulk of all structures to be erected or altered.
    • The existing and intended use(s) of all land, buildings and structures.
    • Dimensions of yards, driveways, and parking areas.
    • Location and use of buildings and adjoining lots within ten(10) feet of all surrounding or bounding property lines.
    • Location and dimensions of any easements and use of the easement.
    • Existing and proposed driveways, water mains, valve boxes, fire hydrants, sanitary sewers, storm sewers, manholes, retention/detention basins, gas mains, electric power and telephone/communication facilities, and other related structures above and below grade.
    • Any other pertinent data as may be necessary to determine and provide for the administration and enforcement of this Zoning Code.
If you have any questions, please contact Zoning Administration at 937-333-3887.