Zoning Information

McKean Township Zoning Information

McKean Township has been zoned since November of 1975. The Township Zoning Commission and Appeal Board meet on ad hoc basis.

The Township Zoning Commission has the following duties:

  • Initiate proposed amendments to the Township Zoning Resolution
  • Consider and review all proposed amendments to the Zoning Resolution and make recommendations to the Board of Township Trustees
  • Review all RPO and make recommendations to the Board of Township Trustees

The powers of the Appeal Board are very similar to those of the courts. Under the ORC, the Board of Zoning Appeals is given 3 basis powers:

  • To hear and decide appeals
  • Grant variances
  • Grant conditional uses

Complete Zoning Resolution
Questions about zoning in McKean Township can be most likely answered by viewing the online Zoning Resolution. Click here to view.

Zoning Permit Applications
You may download a printable .pdf file that contains the McKean Township Zoning Application. Click here to download now.

Application for Zoning Amendment
You may download a printable .pdf file that contains the McKean Township Application for Zoning Amendment. Click here to download now.

Application for Zoning Certificate
You may download a printable .pdf file that contains the McKean Township Application for Zoning Certificate. Click here to download now.

Application for Conditional Use or Special Exemption
You may download a printable .pdf file that contains the McKean Township Application for Conditional Use or Special Exemption. Click here to download now.

McKean Township Comprehensive Plan
You may download a printable .pdf file that contains the McKean Comprehensive Plan. Click here to download now.

Township Roads and Driveways Information

McKean Township Roads and Right of Ways

Download road, driveway and culvert information and permits.

Farm or Residential Driveway and Approaches Rules

Driveway Culvert Permit Application


McKean Township Zoning Commission 2015

Dustin Schwartzenberger – Chairman
Appointed until 2016
6049 Chatham Road
Granville, OH 43023
740-403-0823

Brian Neely РSEC
Appointed until 2017
6632 North Street
Granville, OH 43023
740-587-2751

Bill Oneill
Appointed until 2018
6817 Cat Run Road
Granville, OH 43023
740-587-4422

Don Dixon
Appointed until 2019
6350 Liberty Church Road
Johnstown, OH 43031
740-587-1039

Dwight Zahrndt
Appointed until 2015
1588 Crosley Road
Granville, OH 43023
740-587-2678


McKean Township Zoning Appeal Board 2015

Julie Vanwey
Appointed until 2016
1719 Dutch Lane
Newark, Oh 43055
740-967-2790

Dean Grubaugh
Appointed until 2017
6652 Liberty Church Rd
Johnstown, Oh 43031
740-587-1846

Tom Bruce
Appointed until 2018
5091 Loudon St
Granville, Oh 43023
740-587-2194

Beverly Keener – SEC
Appointed until 2019
5297 Sunnyside Rd NE
Granville, Oh 43023
740-366-7778

Mark Marston – Chairman
Appointed until 2015
3654 Corner Road
Alexandria, Oh
740-587-3212