Applications sought for Englewood Planning Commission vacancy

ENGLEWOOD — The Englewood City Council is accepting letters of interest to fill a vacant seat on the Administrative Board for Planning and Zoning Appeals (Planning Commission).

You must be an Englewood resident in order to be considered for the vacancy. Commission members meet the first Thursday of the month at 5 p.m. at the Englewood Government Center.

The commission consists of five members including a representative from Council and four citizens. Commission members are appointed by the Mayor with Council approval. The Planning Commission is responsible for making recommendations to City Council regarding rezoning applications and Zoning Code changes and makes determinations on variance requests, conditional uses and administrative appeals. The successful candidate will serve a two year term that will expire on December 31, 2017.

Anyone interested in the position should mail a letter of interest to Mayor Patricia Burnside, c/o Kerry Norman, Clerk of Council, City of Englewood, 333 West National Road, Englewood, Ohio 45322.

Deadline for submitting letters is Friday, November 13, 2015.

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The Englewood Government Center is located at 333 W. National Road, Englewood. Phone (937) 836-5106.