Albany Planning Commission

Albany Planning Commission.

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.

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.

See the Albany Calendar for the next scheduled meeting.

Planning Commission Membership.

  • Neal Reynolds, Chair
  • Elliot John-Conry, Secretary
  • Tim Kirkendall, Mayor
  • Bernie Campbell, Community member
  • Mark Ervin, Community member

The Commission can be contacted through the Albany Village Administrator.

Idyllic Acres – Carpenter Road

Idyllic acres is a 49 acre (more or less) site that represents the center part of the future Albany Business Park project on Carpenter Road. A drone video taken in 2019 provids a birds-eye view of the property which gives a better understanding of the excellent qualities that await the right developer.

This 2-minute video will play on YouTube by clicking the picture below.

Downtown, Repurposed.

What could a revitalized downtown look like? (click to enlarge)

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Gordon K. Bush Airport.

March 26, 2022

Fun day at the Ohio University Gordon K. Bush Airport today!

Republic Airways flew in an Embraer 175 as a recruiting event for the Flight School students at Ohio.
Watch both videos by clicking on the images.
Special thanks to Jay Barnes for allowing us to use this video.
Taking off

Carpenter Road plan.