City of Fairfield, Ohio
  serving our community with pride
Manage Utilities Buy Tickets Calendar Mobile App Map / GIS Court Records YouTube
City of Fairfield, Ohio
City of Fairfield offices will be closed for Columbus Day on Monday, October 12

Development Services Department

Proposed Stockton Station PUD Modification

A request to modify the Residential Restrictions for the Stockton Station subdivision was discussed at the September 9 and 23, 2015 Planning Commission meetings.  See the attached September 9 meeting minutes.  The request was to permit permanent and temporary basketball poles, backboards and rims in the front or side yards of any lot within Stockton Station.  

At the September 23 meeting, the Planning Commission discussed the POSSIBLE Conditions of Approval.  In addition to the attached POSSIBLE conditions, there was additional discussion regarding maintenance, types of nets and time limits.  See attached September 23 meeting minutes.  The Planning Commission tabled the request and will have a final discussion and probable vote at the October 14 meeting. Possible outcomes include:


1.  Denial of the request to modify the Stockton Station Covenants, Restrictions and Requirements.
2.  Approval of the request to modify the Stockton Station Covenants, Restrictions and Requirements with NO conditions.
​3.  Approval of the request to modify the Stockton Station Covenants, Restrictions and Requirements and placing the POSSIBLE conditions of approval, with or without modifications, as an amendment to the Covenants, Restrictions and Requirements.


All citizens of Fairfield are invited to attend the October 14th meeting, which will be held at 6:00 PM at the Municipal Building.  For any questions or comments, please call 867-5345 or email   Attached is a copy of the approved "Residential Covenants, Restrictions and Requirements".   

Proposed Planning and Zoning Code Modifications

Three sections of the Planning and Zoning Code are proposed to be modified.  The following are the proposed modifications:

1.  Modification of the C-2, Central Business District, to make motor vehicle service and motor vehicle fuel dispensing facilities a conditional use.
2.  Modification of the C-3, General Business District, to make motor vehicle service and motor vehicle fuel dispensing facilities a principal permitted use.  This modification is a result of the above modification.
3.  Modification of the D-1, Downtown District, to make a daycare center a conditional use.

At the September 23 meeting, Planning Commission recommended the proposed modifications be approved by City Council.  City Council had a second reading September 28 and a third reading will be held October 13.   The meeting is open to the public and will be at 6:00 PM at the Fairfield Municipal Building at 5350 Pleasant Avenue, Fairfield, OH  45014.  Questions or comments may be directed to the Development Services Department by telephone at (513)867-5345 or via email at   


Beautiful Fairfield 2015 - The Home Improvement Contest

A significant home improvement is a source of pride for a homeowner... and the entire neighborhood. It is an investment in the community. The City of Fairfield is elated to sponsor the Beautiful Fairfield Home Improvement Contest to express appreciation to those who invested their time and resources to benefit our hometown.

Beautiful Fairfield is a friendly competition among those who recently have undertaken (or will be starting) an interior/exterior improvement project, a significant exterior landscaping project (completed since January 1, 2014), or a "green" project.

Your investment could pay an immediate dividend in the form of a $500 or $250 for runners-up. Go ahead, fill out the registration form, include one "before" and one "after" picture, and enter today.  REGISTRATION CLOSED.  Winners announce Fall, 2015.


Neighborhood Enhancement Action Team (NEAT)

The preservation of property values is important to homeowners and the City.  NEAT is a proactive neighborhood enhancement program that targets private and public property concerns such as property maintenance, brush and limb collection, storm and sewer maintenance, and crime prevention efforts.  The last mailing of the 2015 season has been sent to 382 residents residing in the area defined by the attached map.  Each letter includes a survey requesting feedback on common issues affecting residents.  The program is comprised of representatives from Building and Zoning, Public Works and the Police Departments working together to keep neighborhoods strong.

Building & Zoning Codes

Follow this link to learn more about various Fairfield codes, including the Building Code, the Zoning Code, the Fire Code, signage regulations and many other codified ordinances.


Property Maintenance Hotline (513) 867-5321

Neighbors of vacant property or properties with maintenance issues are encouraged to contact the Building Inspection & Zoning Division at (513) 867-5321 or to initiate City involvement. The name of the person filing the complaint is not reported to the property owner.

  Planning Commission Meetings   
  Wed, Sep 23 Agenda    
  Wed, Sep 09 Agenda Minutes  
  Board of Zoning Appeals Meetings  
  Thu, Dec 03   Minutes  
  Wed, Oct 07 Agenda    

Complete list of Meetings & Agendas:
 • Planning Commission Meetings
 • Board of Zoning Appeals