Zoning Inspector Jim McCoskey has been a resident of Pickaway County for 48 years and resides near Commercial Point. He served in the U.S. military as well as the Columbus, Ohio Division of Police for 39 years. He is retired but very willing to serve the Commercial Point community regarding zoning issues. Jim’s email is firstname.lastname@example.org.
Permit Information/Zoning Code ...
Before starting any project, it is best to contact the
Commercial Point Zoning Inspector at (614) 877-9248 ext. 4.
He will be able to guide you through the process and provide you
with all of the costs, forms and information relating to your
Zoning permits are required for new construction, demolition
and some remodeling projects. Some additional items
requiring permits are, but not limited to:
Decks & Patios
Once a zoning application is submitted to the Village, the
Zoning Inspector will contact the applicant and make an
appointment to complete the inspection prior to the permit being
issued. In addition to a zoning permit, some projects may
also require a building permit. It is the applicant’s
responsibility to contact the Circleville Building Department
for building permits. The Circleville Building Department
may be reached at (740) 477-8282.
All requests for combining, splitting and re-zoning of
Village lots require an application to be filed, fees to be paid
and a public hearing held. Requests for these types of
items are independently reviewed and decided upon by the Village
Council. The Zoning Inspector can help you with this
process as well.
All completed applications must be filed with the
Municipal Office prior to the start of any work.
All fees and costs must be submitted with completed
Marker pins of any proposed project must be in place
prior to submission of the application. New construction
lots must also set property marker pins in addition to
project marker pins.
A plot plan must be submitted with this application.
The plot plan should indicate the following:
All existing structure locations.
The proposed project location.
All property line boundaries.
Measurements of every structure and boundary line.
Parcel numbers may be obtained by calling the Pickaway
County Auditors Office at (740) 474-4765.
The Village of Commercial Point reserves the right to
thirty (30) days for all inspections to be completed prior
to a zoning permit being issued. The applicant will be
contacted by the Zoning Department after a decision has been
made on the application.
A variance may be requested by any applicant that has
been denied a zoning certificate by submitting the proper
forms and fees to the Municipal Office. All variance
requests must include a list containing the names and
mailing addresses of all contiguous property owners.