Creation of the Commission. The Albany Planning Commission was created by Albany Village Council as provided by Ohio Revised Code Section 713.01. The Planning Commission’s powers and duties are to plan the overall growth, development, redevelopment, rehabilitation and renewal of the Village.
Specific Duties. The five-member commission is responsible for recommending both zoning text and zoning map amendments to Village Council for their adoption and it is also responsible for all planning and platting of land within the Village. The Planning Commission is responsible for reviewing all structural, site and subdivision plans for Residential and Commercial development. The Commission reviews all lot splits, lot combinations and zone changes proposed within the Village.
Meetings. The Planning Commission currently meets on an as needed basis. All meetings are open to the public and are posted in advance as required by law. The public is invited to attend all regular Commission meetings.