A request to modify the Residential Restrictions for the Stockton Station subdivision will be heard at the September 9, 2015 Planning Commission meeting at 6 PM at the Fairfield Municipal Building (5350 Pleasant Avenue). The request is to permit permanent and temporary basketball poles, backboards and rims to be located in the front or side yards of any lot. The meeting is open to the public. Attached is a copy of the approved "Residential Covenants, Restrictions and Requirements".
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.
A joint public hearing between the Planning Commission and City Council has been scheduled for 7:00 PM Monday, September 14, 2015 at the Fairfield Municipal Building at 5350 Pleasant Avenue, Fairfield, OH 45014. The purpose of the hearing is to solicit citizen input regarding the proposed modifications. Questions or comments may be directed to the Development Services Department by telephone at (513)867-5345 or via email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
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.
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 most recent mailing of the 2015 season has been sent to 476 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 Department working together to keep neighborhoods strong.
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.
Neighbors of vacant property or properties with maintenance issues are encouraged to contact the Building Inspection & Zoning Division at (513) 867-5321 or PropertyMaintenance@fairfield-city.org to initiate City involvement. The name of the person filing the complaint is not reported to the property owner.