Planning Department

Our Mission

The Planning Department’s mission is to implement the City’s Comprehensive Plan, promote positive community, economicand urban development within the City of Barberton and provide excellent customer service.

***Notice of Zoning Permit Moratorium***

Barberton City Council passed a resolution that went into effect December 1, 2020 imposing a moratorium of no longer than one (1) year on the issuing of zoning permits for the following within the City of Barberton:

  • Entertainment Device Arcades
  • Used Car Lots
  • Mini warehouse
  • Limited Indoor Storage
  • Dollar Stores 

Click here to view Resolution No. 133-2020

Urban Development & Zoning

Economic Development


The ward map shows approximate boundary locations, for precise boundaries please refer to Ordinance 7-2013.

Click here to view our interactive Zoning Map.


There are many forms and documents that may be useful to you!