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Draft Zoning Amendment


Notice of Public Hearing

On Monday, June 12, 2017, at 4:30 p.m. in Council Chambers, 500 S. Sandusky Ave., Bucyrus, a public hearing will be conducted by The Bucyrus City Council to consider proposed amendments to the Bucyrus City Zoning Ordinance. This public hearing is in accordance with Bucyrus Codified Ordinances 1125.06, 1145.06 and Ohio Revised Code 713.12.

The Bucyrus City Platting Committee has recommended the following amendment to the Bucyrus Zoning Ordinances:

1157.02 Official Zoning District Map

Redistrict the following parcels at 1215 Hopley Ave. for MMB Development, LLC;

080017700000 from Urban Neighborhood Residential (R3) to Limited Commercial/Industrial      (LIC)
080017701000 from Urban Neighborhood Residential (R3) to Limited Commercial/Industrial      (LIC)
080017702000 from Urban Neighborhood Residential (R3) to Limited Commercial/Industrial      (LIC)
080017706000 from Urban Neighborhood Residential (R3) to Limited Commercial/Industrial      (LIC)

The proposed zoning changes shall be on file for public examination in the office of the Zoning Administrator at City Hall.

The City of Bucyrus
Garnet “Sis” Love
President, Bucyrus City Council

Bucyrus Zoning Administrator and Website Developer John S. Rostash

John S. Rostash
Bucyrus Planning, Zoning, Website, IT, and Floodplain Administrator

John Rostash joined the City of Bucyrus Zoning Department in 2007. He was pivotal in the closure of the 2004 FEMA Hazardous Mitigation Grant as well as the administration of a FEMA Grant that demolished nearly 50 damaged structures after the flood of 2007. Currently Mr. Rostash is assisting in many development and planning projects such as the Long Term Sewer Separation Project, East Southern Avenue Reginal Stormwater Detention System, The Southern Avenue Sanitary Sewer Main Line Installation, as well as the Bucyrus Bike Path and other Quality of Life enhancements

 Like many small municipalities, Bucyrus has had to do more with less staffing and John Rostash has been a tremendous asset to our community. Mr. Rostash took on the added role of Website Designer and IT Administrator in 2013 and developed the current city website. John Rostash created the Interactive Zoning Map used widely by developers, appraisers and real estate agents. John also served as the Interim Code Officer for the City of Bucyrus and is still providing support services to the new Code Officer and City Law Director.