The Board hears and decides appeals resulting from any order or decision made by a city administrator officer in enforcing zoning ordinances. The board may also authorize zoning variances, provided they do not conflict with the public interest. For more information concerning the duties of ZBA please view the official charge below.

Meeting Times


The Commission meets on as needed basis. Please refer to the City of Oberlin Calendar of Events for official dates. All meetings of the commission shall be open to the public. Public notice of a regularly scheduled or special meeting shall be made in accordance with applicable public meeting laws.

Contact Us

For more information please contact the Planning and Development Director, Carrie Porter at 440 775-7250.


Name Term
Richard McDaniel01/01/2022 - 12/31/2024
Gregg Wilson01/01/2021 - 12/31/2023
Alan Campbell01/01/2021 - 12/31/2023
Greggor Mattson, Chair01/01/2022 - 12/31/2024
Gerard Findlan, Vice Chair01/01/2023 - 12/31/2025

A complete membership roster for all City of Oberlin boards and commissions can be found here.

Important Documents

Official Charge

Minutes & Agendas

Ohio Sunshine Laws


Questions related to the application process for City board and commission appointments should be directed to the Oberlin Clerk of Council’s Office