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The Rootstown Township Zoning Commission will hold a public hearing at the Rootstown Town Hall, 3988 St. Rt. 44, Rootstown OH on Tuesday December 17th, 2019 at 7:00 PM. Any person interested will be afforded the opportunity to be heard on the following:

Zoning Amendment 2019-018

  • Section 310.04 F - Minimum Lot Requirements, Residential Districts

    Zoning Amendment 2019-019

  • Section 310.09 J - Fences and Walls, Residential Districts

    Zoning Amendment 2019-020

  • Section 340.06 - Unleased Common Ground, Lake Districts

    Zoning Amendment 2019-021

  • Section 310.09 C - Maximum Floor Area of Accessory Buildings and Structures, Residential Districts

    Zoning Amendment 2019-022

  • Section 340.09 C - Maximum Floor Area of Accessory Buildings and Structures, Lake Districts

    Zoning Amendment 2019-023

  • Section 230.05 C - Agricultural Uses / Shelter for Animals

    The proposed zoning amendments can be read in full here.

    Jordan Michael, Zoning Commission Secretary

    The recycling surveys that the Portage County Solid Waste Management District mailed to Rootstown residents is just a questionnaire and DOES NOT necessarily mean that the prices will increase to the survey costs. Recycling costs will be negotiated in the contract with the township.

    The Township Trustees are looking for new members to serve on the Zoning Commission. You must be a Rootstown Township resident and be available for meetings on the third Tuesday of the month at 7 PM. Please email a letter of interest to the Trustees if you are interested.


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    Rootstown Township was founded in 1802 and is located in Portage County. Rootstown provides a mixture of living environments, shopping and restaurants while still maintaining its small town character. It is also home to the Northeast Ohio Medical University. With easy access off I76, it is a desirable place for its residents to live and work.

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