Village of Burton Zoning

Zoning

Burton Village Ordinances

Planning and Zoning Code

**The online Village of Burton Ordinances are updated only once a year. There may be changes throughout the year, if there are any questions or concerns about the Ordinances, please contact the Village Office.**

Burton Village Zoning Inspector, Rick Gruber
Phone: 440-313-1230
E-Mail Address: villageofburtonzoning@gmail.com

 

Zoning Application

If you are planning remodeling, building, rebuilding or any type of construction on your property, to avoid penalties, call the Village office to see if a Zoning Application is required and the fee amount associated with your project. If an application is required, click on the above link for the appropriate form. Applications shall be submitted at the Village office with the proper fee. It will then be given to the Zoning Inspector who will approve, make changes or reject your project. If the Zoning Inspector does not approve your permit due to the plans not following current zoning, you can ask for a variance from the Board of Zoning Appeals.

Zoning Fees

 

Variance Request Application

The Variance Request Form is to be filled out if you have requested to go before the Board of Zoning Appeals. The completed application, a check for the $65.00 application fee and a deposit of $500 for review and meeting fees will be required when requesting a variance to the Zoning Ordinances (see Zoning Ordinance 117.02). Applications and fees are accepted in Village Office on the second floor of the Burton Public Library, or mail it to Attention: BZA, P.O. Box 408, Burton, OH 44021. As soon as the proper fees and application are submitted, the BZA Clerk will set a Public Hearing before the Zoning Board of Appeals. The Board meets on an as needed basis. Please review Zoning Ordinance 117.06(b) detailing what the Board looks at when granting a variance and have necessary information available for Hearing.

 

Conditional Use Application

The Conditional Use Application is to be filled out when you are permitted to apply for a conditional use through the Board of Zoning Appeals as stated under Zoning Ordinance 1135.03 Schedule of Uses. The completed application, a check for the $65 application fee and a deposit of $500 for review and meeting fees will be required when the application submitted. Applications and fees are accepted in the Village Office on the second floor of the Burton Public Library, or by mail to Attention: BZA, P.O. Box 408, Burton, OH 44021. As soon as the proper fees and application are submitted, the BZA Clerk will set a Public Hearing before the Board of Zoning Appeals. The Board meets on an as needed basis.

 

Zoning Complaint

Village of Burton Zoning Complaint Form

 

Burton Village Zoning Map

The Burton Village Zoning Map is a map of the current zoning districts in the Village of Burton.

 

Garage/Yard Sales

Please be aware that the Village of Burton requires a permit if you are having a garage or yard sale: Garage Sale/Yard Sale Permit.

Attention Village Residents: Yard Signs, All Types

Please note that all signs must be on the “yard” sign of the sidewalk in front of your house (vs. the “street” side of the sidewalk, which is the Village Right Of Way), or, if you have no sidewalk, signs must be placed  at least 15 feet from the edge of the road into your yard.  All signs in the Village Right of Way will be removed.

Attention Burton Village Business Owners

All temporary-type signs (sandwich board type signs, or signs on metal rods) must be taken into your establishment each evening.  You may place them outside again in the morning.

Please review section 1169 of the Codified Ordinance before posting signs around the village. Unauthorized signs on village property will be removed. There is a link to the Codified Ordinances on the Ordinance page.

Please feel free to contact the Village office at 440-834-4474 or e-mail 1villageofburton@sbcglobal.net during office hours with any zoning questions.

 

Board of Zoning Appeals

Paul Emch, President
AJ Bissell
Tom Blair, Council Representative

Click on the link above to view the Village ordinances. Another screen will pop up. Click on the file folder to the left of the screen next to Burton, Ohio. This will bring up the different sections of the Village ordinances. If you are looking for something specific, go to the quick search tool bar at the top of the page.

Signs

Attention Village Residents: Yard Signs, All Types

Please note that all signs must be on the “yard” sign of the sidewalk in front of your house (vs. the “street” side of the sidewalk, which is the Village Right Of Way), or, if you have no sidewalk, signs must be placed at least 15 feet from the edge of the road into your yard. All signs in the Village Right of Way will be removed.

Attention Burton Village Business Owners

All temporary-type signs (sandwich board type signs, or signs on metal rods) must be taken into your establishment each evening. You may place them outside again in the morning.

Zoning Documents

Title File
Right-of-Way Per Street Open File
Process – Water Sewer Line Install, Removal or Repair Open File
Process – Pool Open File
Process – Point-of-Sale Inspection Open File
Process – New Construction Open File
Process – Irrigation System Open File
Process – Gas Line Install, Removal, or Repair Open File
Process – Fence Open File
Process – Exterior Alterations Open File
Process – Driveway-Sidewalk Replacement Open File
Process – Drainage, Regrading, Retention, Waterproofing Open File
Process – Demo of Residential Structure Open File
Process – Deck Open File
Burton Village Zoning Map Open File
Tree Work Permit Open File
Water-Sewer Tapin Permit Open File
Variance-Conditional Use Permit Open File
Garage Sale/Yard Sale Permit Open File
Engineers Permit Open File
Zoning Certificate Open File
Mayors Permit Open File
Poultry Permit Open File
Snow Plow Permit Open File
VOB Garage Sale Permit Open File
BV zoning map 2022 Open File
VOB Zoning Fees Open File
Zoning Complaint Form Open File
Contractor Registration Form for CCA Open File
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