South Broad Street Rezoning

On April 7, 2022 222 South Broad Street Corporation, submitted an application for rezoning 4.083 acres of vacant land located at the southeast corner of South Broad Street and Canal Street.

​The property is currently zoned Heavy Industrial (IH), but the petitioner has proposed to change the zoning to Commercial General (CG).

The first step for this zoning change request is for it to go before​Lancaster City Planning Commission.  Once Planning Commission makes its recommendation, that recommendation, along with the application, will be forwarded to City Council for consideration.    Once City Council has conducted their public hearing, they have the ability to vote on the application.


​Mitch Noland, P.E.

121 E. Chestnut St
Suite 100​ 
Lancaster OH 43130​
(740) 681-6614


​The general timeline for the rezoning process is as follows (the timeline does not include all considerations and you should refer to Lancaster Codified Ordinance Chapter 1147 for more details):

​Rezoning application, submitted on April 7, 2022

​Required public notification (Letters, Newspaper Advertisement, and Signage) provided by April 22, 2022

​Planning Commission hearing on May 12, 2022

Planning Commission will forward their recommendation within 20 days of their vote to City Council.  City Council will hold a public hearing prior to their vote.

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