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) 991-6881 during regular business hours, or by e-mail to zoning@jacksontwp.org.

2020 Board of Zoning Appeals meeting schedule

Oct. 19, 2020 BZA online meeting — 7 p.m.

Anyone who would like to address the board should join the meeting via Cisco Webex.

 

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. E-mail zoning@jacksontwp.org to contact BZA members.

 

Board of Zoning Appeals members 


Glen Basler
Glen has served on the BZA since February 2000, and his current term expires Dec. 31, 2021. He is a professional firefighter with the City of Columbus Division of Fire and owner of locally owned Diamond Lawn and Landscape.


Michael 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.


Richard McCormick
Richard has served on the BZA since July 2003, and his current term expires Dec. 31, 2020. 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 Township since 1960.


Malcolm Mogren
Malcolm has served on the BZA since June 2018, and his current term expires Dec. 31, 2022. He is a mechanical engineer and has lived in Jackson Township since 1992.


Aaron Turrill
Aaron has served on the BZA since January 2007, and his current terms expires Dec. 31, 2023. He is employed with Coca-Cola as a maintenance coordinator and is the owner of a local blacktop sealing and painting company Seal Master Co.


Alan 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.