The following jurisdictions are under contract with Huron Township for building department services:

City of Huron (residential, and commercial) 

Castalia Village (residential and commercial)           

Berlin Village (residential and commercial)           

Milan Village (residential and commercial)    

Bay View Village (residential and commercial)

Oxford Township (residential and commercial)

Milan Township (commercial only)

Berlin Township(commercial only)

Margaretta Township (residential and commercial)

Groton Township (commercial only)

Berlin Township (commercial only)

Before submitting building applications to Huron Township, zoning certificates are required from each jurisdiction.


The Huron Township Board of Zoning Appeals meets the second (2nd) Tuesday of every month at 7:30 PM., at the Township office (1820 Bogart Road, Huron, Ohio).  All required information must be submitted to the Building Department no later than twenty (20) days before the meeting date.  The Appeals Board is composed of five (5) members of the community.  Variances, conditional uses, and special exceptions are decided by this Board.  The members of the Board are:

  • Steve Kuhl - Chairman
  • Chris Lowery
  • Marty Hemminger
  • Joe Beebe
  • Bruce Rookstool 


The Zoning Commission meets the first (1st) Wednesday of every month at 7:00 PM., inn then township office (1820 Bogart Road, Huron, Ohio).  All required information must be submitted to the Building Department no later than thirty (30) days prior to the date of the next regularly scheduled meeting.  The Commission reviews all site plans for commercial/industrial projects, all re-zoning requests, and any map amendments.  The members of the Zoning Commission are:

  • Mary Schlessman-Chairman
  • Ron Cook-Vice-Chairman
  • Ed Taylor
  • Ray Vacca 


Tammy Boos
Phone: 419 433-2755
Fax: 419.433-8347

The Erie County General Health District (plumbing forms, questions and concerns)

Erie Regional Planning Commission (lot split forms, Floodplain information and questions)

    Erie Regional Planning Commission dowloadable documents

ADA Home Page -

Erie County Auditor, Real Estate Search –

International Code Council –

Ohio Board of Building Standards –

Ohio Building Officials Association – 

Current copies of the Ohio Building Code (OBC) and the Ohio Residential Code (RCO) may be obtained from:

International Code Council
1245 Sunbury Road, Suite 100
Westerville, OH 43081-9308 
614.890.1064 OR 708.799.2300

West Group Publications
P.O. Box 318063
Cleveland, OH 44131

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Huron Township and Milan Village residential and commercial, Milan Township commercial only, requires all Contractors to be RegisteredClick on the link below for a PDF file of registered contractors; 2018 Contractor 

      • Contractor Registration information for all other contractors who are interested in working in the above listed areas.  Registration Forms
      • The Ohio State Law Strictly prohibits the placing of political signs in the public right of way and the placing of such signs on private property without the permission of the property owner.