Planning and Zoning Department

Operating under the Public Service Department, the Planning and Zoning Department is responsible for approving the use and location of all structures located within the City of Tallmadge.


The Planning & Zoning Department processes permits for residential and commercial properties including the following:

​Boards and Commission Processes

The Planning & Zoning Department also coordinates Boards and Commission processes including the following:
  • Amendments to the zoning map
  • Appearance standards in the Design Control Overlay District (DCOD)
  • Conditional zoning
  • Major subdivision plans
  • Minor lot splits and other zoning requests
  • Zoning appeals
For additional information access our Document Center and our Codified Ordinances.