city zoning

Community development
3:56 pm
Mon July 7, 2014

Cincinnati seeking public comments on zoning updates

Cincinnati officials are seeking public input as they prepare to update the city's zoning code and map.  Hearings are continuing throughout this month.  

The documents guide where different kinds of businesses and homes can be built, what they can be used for, and how large they can be.  

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Form Based Codes to Shape Neighborhoods
1:30 pm
Thu July 11, 2013

New Way to Look at Zoning

Cincinnati Neighborhoods

  Form Based Code is a different way to look at neighborhood planning and zoning that focuses on the physical character of buildings, the relationship of buildings to each other, and to the street. Jay Hanselman talks with Vice-Mayor Roxanne Qualls about how this new method of zoning will shape Cincinnati Neighborhoods.

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City zoning
3:51 pm
Tue May 21, 2013

Cincinnati's zoning hearing examiner addresses council

Jay Hanselman

Cincinnati’s Zoning Hearing Examiner may not have the most exciting job in the city, but he has been working to improve the office.  

Marion Haynes addressed Council’s Livable Communities Committee Tuesday about his first year on the job.  He said he’s tried to reduce the time it takes for an issue to go through the process to less than 60 days.  

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