Board of Zoning Appeals

The Jackson Township Board of Zoning Appeals meets monthly only when there are appeals cases to be heard. Applicants requesting variance or conditional use appeals file their applications approximately one month in advance of the meeting date.

Any questions about the appeal process or any zoning questions can be directed to the township zoning office at (614) 875-0100 during regular business hours, or by e-mail to Township Administrator Michael Lilly.

2017 Board of Zoning Appeals meeting schedule

  Jan. 9, 2017    BZA Agenda

BZA Members

The Township Board of Zoning Appeals typically meets the second Monday of each month at 7 p.m. at the Jackson Township Administration Building at 3756 Hoover Road in Grove City, Ohio to hear cases of VARIANCE, CONDITIONAL USE and VIOLATION APPEALS for Jackson Township property owners.

The BZA consists of five regular members and up to two alternate members, and a quorum of three is required to convene a public meeting and rule on cases presented.

Board of Zoning Appeals members 

bzaglenbaslerGlen Basler
Glen has served on the BZA since February 2000, and his current term expires in December 2021. He is a professional firefighter with the City of Columbus Division of Fire and owner of locally owned Diamond Lawn and Landscape.

Blakeman-3Michael Blakeman
Michael was appointed to the BZA in January 2016. He is a lifelong resident of Grove City and owner of the RE/MAX in Grove City off Stringtown Road. His term ends Dec. 31, 2020.

 

bzaandymorbitzerAndy Morbitzer
Andy has served on the BZA since January 2003, and his current term expires in December 2017.  He is the owner of Capital City Mechanical a full-service mechanical contracting and plumbing company located in Columbus.

 

bzajackreberJack Reber
Jack has served on the BZA since November 1998, and his current term expires in December 2019.  A U.S. Navy veteran of WWII, Jack volunteers much of his spare time with the American Legion. He and his wife have resided in Jackson Township since 1966.

 

bzarichardmccormickRichard McCormick
Richard has served on the BZA since July 2003, and his current term expires in December 2019. He is retired from service with the Southwestern City Schools and now volunteers his spare time with the American Legion. He and his wife have resided in Jackson since 1960.

 

bzaaaronturrillAaron Turrill
Aaron has served on the BZA since January 2007, and his current terms expires in December 2018. He is employed with Coca-Cola as a maintenance coordinator and is the owner of a local blacktop sealing and painting company SealMaster Co.

 

WrightAlan Wright
Alan was appointed to the BZA in January 2016. He has lived in the area for 68 years, has three sons, pastors an intercity church, and enjoys fishing and old cars. His term expires Dec. 31, 2020.