Public Hearing Notices

If you received a Notice of Public Hearing

A notice for a public hearing is a required notice to be sent by the City to property owners who are in the vicinity of a property where development of or changes are proposed. Such notices invite the public to participate in the decision-making process. If you received a notice of public hearing in the mail and you have questions, please contact the staff member at the number listed at the bottom of the notice.

Also, per the approved Charter amendments to Article V: Legislation that appeared on the May 3, 2022, ballot, public hearings are now required for passage of Ordinances. These notices will be published below when public hearings on proposed ordinances have been scheduled.

City Council

Four (4) public hearings are scheduled for the May 26, 2022, City Council meeting as follows:

  • For Ordinances 2022-13, 2022-14, 2022-15, and 2022-16 that were introduced at the May 12th meeting. Please click here to view the notice of public hearing. Please click here to access the Council agenda packets.

One (1) public hearing is (tentatively) scheduled for the June 23, 2022, City Council meeting as follows (depending on Planning and Zoning Commission action on 06/02/2022):

  • Request to rezone 89 Leaman Street from I-1 Light Industrial District to R-2 Two-Family Residential District to support a planned renovation and conversion of a vacant industrial building to a single-family residential dwelling, while also supporting the future conversion of the building to a two-unit dwelling if desired, filed by Greg Moore. Please click here to view the public hearing notice.

Board of Zoning Appeals

Two (2) public hearings are scheduled for the May 23, 2022, Board of Zoning Appeals meeting:

  • Variance request to allow a 6' tall fence between the existing home and Kearney Lane, exceeding the maximum permitted fence height of 4', filed by Ethan and Jessica Gaston, for the property located at 2758 Barnhill Place. Please click here to view the public hearing notice.
  • Variance request to allow a deck, attached to a home, to be 3' from the rear property line instead of the required 20', and 3' from the east side property line instead of the required 5', and to allow a 12'x24' above-ground swimming pool to be 3' from rear and east side property lines instead of the required 10', filed by Sean and Christina Reilly, for the property located at 304 E. Second Street. Please click here to view the public hearing notice.

Planning and Zoning Commission

Three (3) public hearings are scheduled for the June 2, 2022, Planning and Zoning Commission meeting:

  • Conditional Use request to allow a 300' long, 8' tall barbed wire fence adjacent to bike path right-of-way, for the property located at 283 S. Detroit Street, filed by Bellbrook Fence Company. Please click here to view the public hearing notice.
  • Conditional Use request to construct a 4,240 sq. ft. addition on the front of the Greene County office complex at 551 Ledbetter Road, filed by Jordan Sauer, K4 Architecture. Please click here to view the public hearing notice.
  • Request to rezone 89 Leaman Street from I-1 Light Industrial District to R-2 Two-Family Residential District to support a planned renovation and conversion of a vacant industrial building to a single-family residential dwelling, while also supporting the future conversion of the building to a two-unit dwelling if desired, filed by Greg Moore. Please click here to view the public hearing notice.