Smith Township


— General fees: $3.00 per $1000.00 valuation ($25.00 minimum fee for anything under $5000.00 valuation) — Residential valuations: $65 per sq. ft. — Appeals, variances, and conditional use permits: $250 (non-refundable) — Zoning change requests: $300 (nonrefundable)
— Miscellaneous requests: (fences, pools, home businesses, signs, etc.) $25 .... 50% penalty, if begin prior to permit Zoning resolution $5, zoning map $2

FEE SCHEDULE  effective Dec. 8, 2009


The Smith Township zoning inspector is an administrative public officials appointed by the township trustees. Residents considering improvements or alterations to existing structures should contact the zoning inspector.

Zoning inspector: Peggy Christy  330-938-6812 ext. 315

                             Fax 330-938-9619 (attention: Zoning)

The zoning inspector is responsible for:

  • Reviewing applications for zoning permits.
  • Conducting on-site inspections.
  • Investigating alleged violations.
  • Maintaining non-conforming use records.
  • Working with the Zoning Commission to keep zoning text and map current.
  • Proposing amendments to the zoning code.
  • Reviewing subdivision plats.
  • Cooperating with county building inspection departments.

Smith Township