The Board hears and decides appeals resulting from any order or decision made by a city administrator officer in enforcing zoning ordinances. The board may also authorize zoning variances, provided they do not conflict with the public interest. For more information concerning the duties of ZBA please view the official charge below.

Meeting Times


The Commission meets on as needed basis. Please refer to the City of Oberlin Calendar of Events for official dates. All meetings of the commission shall be open to the public. Public notice of a regularly scheduled or special meeting shall be made in accordance with applicable public meeting laws.

Contact Us

For more information please contact the Planning/ Dev. Director, Carrie Handy at 440 775-7250.


Name AddressTerm
Don Bryant230 Morgan Street01/01/2019 - 12/31/2021
Gregg Wilson, Vice Chair250 Reserve Avenue06/20/2018 - 12/31/2020
Alan Campbell413 E. College Street01/01/2018 - 12/31/2020
Kurt Sarringhaus, Chair663 Beech Street01/01/2019 - 12/31/2021
Gerard Findlan125 Pyle Road01/01/2020 - 12/31/2022
* represents terms that are limited as of 12/31/2020

A complete list of board and commission members can be found here.

Important Documents

Official Charge

Minutes & Agendas


Questions related to the application process for City board and commission appointments should be directed to the Oberlin Clerk of Council’s Office