Department of Planning and Development

The North Olmsted Department of Planning and Development is responsible for all programs and activities related to planning and development in the City. Responsibilities include developing and implementing the City’s Master Plan, updating the City’s Zoning Code, providing guidance to the City’s decision makers regarding public and private development, and implementing policies aimed at improving the quality of life and economic well-being of the City, including business retention and expansion.

The Department also provides staff support for the Boards and Commissions charged with development review and historic preservation, including the Planning & Design Commission, Building & Zoning Board of Appeals, Landmarks Commission and Arts Commission. Click on Boards and Commissions for information regarding meeting agendas, schedules, minutes and membership. The Division of Building and the Division of Engineering are also a part of the Department of Planning and Development.

Image of "What's Next" Workshop

What’s Next Workshop at John Knox Presbyterian Church on May 13, 2014. Residents were invited to participate in a workshop to discuss the past, present, and future of North Olmsted.


5200 Dover Center Road
North Olmsted, OH 44070

City Hall Hours | Weekdays 8:00 AM to 4:30 PM

(440) 777-8000