What are the typical commercial and residential projects that need zoning approval?

Anyone opening a business, beginning construction, or erecting/modifying any signage on a commercial property in the City of Reynoldsburg needs to contact Planning & Zoning to begin the process.
Zoning approval is also required for most changes/improvements to residential properties. Below is a list of some items that require zoning approval – this is not a comprehensive list. Remember: It is important that you contact Planning & Zoning before you begin your projects.
Items that need zoning approval:
•    All new businesses (even if there is no construction)
•    Exterior modifications to commercial or industrial properties
•    Signs - new signs and sign re-facings
•    Variances
•    Special Exceptions
•    Annexation/zoning district amendments
•    New developments (Major and Minor Site Plans)
•    New residential construction/additions/remodels
•    Sheds/pools/fences/generators
•    Running a business from a residence


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1. What are the typical commercial and residential projects that need zoning approval?
2. Where can I find more information about getting zoning permits and how to apply?
3. What are the dates and times for meetings with the Board of Zoning and Building Appeals (BZBA), the Planning Commission, and the Design Review Board (DRB)?
4. Who do I contact for information about starting a business or beginning construction in Reynoldsburg, and what are the typical projects that would need zoning approval?
5. After I get a zoning permit, am I ready to start my project?
6. Where can I get information on the zoning of my property?