Obtain a Zoning Permit

Zoning Permit:

  • Required for and Prior to the construction of any Residential or Agricultural structures, as well as the construction or renovation of
    any Commercial or Industrial structures.
  • Items required for issuance:

Commercial & Industrial:
1. Recorded Land Development Plan
2. All agreements recorded (Stormwater, Roadway, Signal, etc.)
3. Municipal Water and Sewer fees paid – with copy of Authority Permit(s) provided
4. Labor & Industry stamp of approval on (architect) drawings
5. Sidewalk Bond (where applicable) – established @ $20/foot of lot frontage & $5,000/Access Ramp
6. Certificate of Workers Compensation (current) for General Contractor (listing Summit Twp as certificate holder),
or notarized affidavit for coverage exemption
7. Estimated Cost of Construction (basis of Zoning Permit fee) –
[$6 for each $1,000 up to $200,000. + $2 for each $1,000 over $200,000.]

Residential & Agricultural:
1. Drawing showing location of structure(s) – setback compliance
2. Municipal Water and Sewer fees paid – with copy of Authority Permit(s) provided
3. Certificate of Workers Compensation (current) for General Contractor (listing Summit Twp as certificate holder),
or notarized affidavit for coverage exemption
4. Stormwater Application/small projects & Review Fee Reimbursement Agreement signed (if applicable)
5. 3rd Party State Inspection Agency named
6. Sidewalk Bond (where applicable) – established @ $20/foot of lot frontage & $5,000/Access Ramp
7. Estimated Cost of Construction (basis of Zoning Permit fee) –
[$3 for each $1,000 up to $200,000. + $1 for each $1,000 over $200,000.] [Minimum fee being $6.00]

 

Visit the Land Development and Zoning page for more information.