Zoning is a tool to implement Planning. It ensures that land is used in accordance with the Comprehensive Plan by the division of land in different uses in order to avoid nuisances and to promote healthy and orderly development. More information on Zoning is available on the Planning and Zoning Code and Regulations pages in Part 13 of the Codified Ordinances.

Setbacks and Lot Requirements. Setbacks and Lot Requirements are outlined various sections of the Zoning Code.

Annexation Procedures

All annexations into the City of Oberlin boundaries must first be processed by the County before being considered by City Council. For more information on annexation requirements, please contact the County Commissioner’s Office at (440) 329-5000.