Granville Community Calendar

Notice of Public Hearing

At its regular meeting on August 15, 2018, the Granville Village Council held over the public hearing until September 5, 2018 at 7:30pm in the Granville Village Council Chambers, 141 East Broadway, for the following:

Ordinance No. 11-2018, An Ordinance to Amend Chapter 1191 Satellite Dish and Communication Towers for Communication Distribution Systems

This ordinance, if approved, would establish guidelines and requirements for small cell tower companies interested in installing facilities within public rights-of-way.

Ordinance No. 12-2018, An Ordinance to Amend Ordinance No. 15-2017 Providing for Adjustments of the Annual Budget  for the Fiscal Year 2018, and Revising Sums of Operating Expenses

This ordinance, if approved, would be a supplemental appropriation to allocate funds for the construction of a new service department on Columbus Road.  The Village is allocating $2.5 million toward this project.

              Ordinance No. 13-2018, An Ordinance Providing for the Issuance of Not to Exceed $2,900,000 of Notes by the Village of Granville, Ohio, in Anticipation of the Issuance of Bonds for the Purpose of Paying Part of the Cost of Constructing a Service Department Complex

The ordinance, if approved, would authorize the issuance of bond anticipation notes not to exceed $2,900,000 for the financing of a new Village service department complex located along Columbus Road. The notes are in the amount of up to $2,900,00 and carry a current annual interest rate of 6.0%. 

All legislation is available for review at the Village Offices during regular business hours, which are normally 8:00am - 4:30pm, Monday through Friday. The Village Offices are located at 141 East Broadway.

Legislation Adopted August 15, 2018

The Granville Village Council adopted the following legislation at the August 15, 2018 regular meeting:

Ordinance No. 10-2018, An Ordinance Approving the Application to Rezone Property Owned by Granville Township Board of Trustees, 347 East Maple Street, from Suburban Residential District (SRD-B) to Open Space District (OSD)

This ordinance rezones Granville Township property at 347 East Maple Street from Suburban Residential District (SRD-B) to Open Space District (OSD).  The Township purchased this property to connect it to the Maple Grove Cemetery and requested rezoning to match the existing cemetery property zoning.

All legislation is available for review at the Village Offices during regular business hours, which are normally 8:00am - 4:30pm, Monday through Friday. The Village Offices are located at 141 East Broadway.

Notice of a Special Planning Commission Meeting August 20, 2018

The Granville Planning Commission will hear the following applications at a Special Meeting: Monday, August 20, 2018, at 7:00 p.m. in the Village Council Chambers, 141 East Broadway:

Note:  The applications listed under New Business are “open to the public” but are "not public hearings.” The only individuals who are permitted to speak at this hearing are those individuals who are the actual “parties” to the matter. The following persons or their attorneys are considered to be parties: the applicant, the owner of the property that is the subject of the application, the owner of property that is adjacent or contiguous to that property that is the subject of the application, and any other person who claims that a direct, present injury or prejudice will occur to a personal property right if the application is approved or denied.

New Business:

Application #2018-108, submitted by Hplex Solutions, (dba Hplex Granville MOB, LLC) for the 13.789-acre property located at 2780 Newark-Granville Road (parcel no. 020-043254-00.003), currently owned by Ben and Steve Ackley as Northwest Wind LLC, an Ackley Company. The request is for review and recommendation of approval to Village Council of a Preliminary Development Plan for the property, and Preliminary Plat Review for Phase 1. The property is zoned Planned Unit Development (PUD), and the front-most portion of the property is located within the Transportation Corridor Overlay District (TCOD).         

The meeting is open to the public.  For more information, please visit the Village Planning Office between the hours of 8:00 a.m.-4:30 p.m., Monday through Friday, at 141 East Broadway or call 587-0707.

Notice of Public Meeting August 15, 2018

The Planning & Zoning Committee has a public meeting scheduled on Wednesday, August 15, 2018 at 6:15pm in the Village Office, 141 East Broadway, second floor conference room.

The meeting is open to the public.  For more information, please visit the Village Office between the hours of 8:00 a.m.-4:30 p.m., Monday through Friday, at 141 East Broadway or call 587-0707.

Water Softening ByPass

The Village of Granville Water Treatment Plant will be running on softening bypass from Monday, August 13, 2018 through Wednesday, August 15, 2018, in order to perform necessary maintenance work in the settling tanks. Customers may notice a change in water quality as non-softened water enters the distribution system. Water will still be chlorinated and fluoridated and will remain safe for all domestic uses. If you have any questions or concerns, please contact staff at the treatment plant at 740-587-0165.

Notice of Public Hearing August 15, 2018

At its regular meeting on August 1, 2018, the Granville Village Council held over the public hearing until August 15, 2018 at 7:30pm in the Granville Village Council Chambers, 141 East Broadway, for the following:

Ordinance No. 10-2018, An Ordinance Approving the Application to Rezone Property Owned by Granville Township Board of Trustees, 347 East Maple Street, from Suburban Residential District (SRD-B) to Open Space District (OSD)

This ordinance, if approved, would rezone Granville Township property at 347 East Maple Street from Suburban Residential District (SRD-B) to Open Space District (OSD).  The Township purchased this property to connect it to the Maple Grove Cemetery and rezone the property to match the existing cemetery property zoning.

All legislation is available for review at the Village Offices during regular business hours, which are normally 8:00am - 4:30pm, Monday through Friday. The Village Offices are located at 141 East Broadway.

Legislation Adopted August 1, 2018

The Granville Village Council adopted the following legislation at the August 1, 2018 regular meeting:

Ordinance No. 09-2018, An Ordinance Authorizing the Village Manager to Grant a General Permit to Denison University to License the Use of the Village Right-of-Way at 314 East Broadway

This ordinance grants Denison University a permit to place electric vehicle power charging stations onto a portion of Village right-of-way at 314 East Broadway.  The encroachment would be approximately fifty square feet into the Village right-of-way.

Resolution No. 2018-41, A Resolution to Permit the Demolition of a One-Story Building with an Attached Garage in Maple Grove Cemetery Owned by the Board of Granville Township Trustees

This resolution permits the Granville Township Trustees to demolish the existing Sexton’s House and attached garage in order to build a new cemetery entrance and reception building.

All legislation is available for review at the Village Offices during regular business hours, which are normally 8:00am - 4:30pm, Monday through Friday. The Village Offices are located at 141 East Broadway.

Notice of Public Hearing August 1, 2018

At its regular meeting on July 18, 2018, the Granville Village Council held over the public hearing until August 1, 2018 at 7:30pm in the Granville Village Council Chambers, 141 East Broadway, for the following:

Ordinance No. 09-2018, An Ordinance Authorizes the Village Manager to Grant a General Permit to Denison University to License the Use of the Village Right-of-Way at 314 East Broadway

This ordinance granting Denison University a permit to place electric vehicle power charging stations  that would encroach onto Village right-of-way at 314 East Broadway.  The encroachment would be approximately fifty square feet onto the Village right-of-way.

All legislation is available for review at the Village Offices during regular business hours, which are normally 8:00am - 4:30pm, Monday through Friday. The Village Offices are located at 141 East Broadway.

Legislation Adopted July 18, 2018

The Granville Village Council adopted the following legislation at the July 18, 2018 regular meeting:

Ordinance No. 08-2018, An Ordinance to Amend Ordinance No. 15-2018 Providing for Adjustments of the Annual Budget for the Fiscal Year 2018 and Revising Sums for Operating Expenses

This ordinance, if approved, would approve appropriations to complete engineering services for various improvements to the water plant.

All legislation is available for review at the Village Offices during regular business hours, which are normally 8:00am - 4:30pm, Monday through Friday. The Village Offices are located at 141 East Broadway.

T J Evans Paving Project

PLEASE NOTE THAT THIS REPAVING PROJECT IS SEPARATE AND IN A DIFFERENT LOCATION FROM THE EROSION REPAIR PROJECT.

Beginning Monday July 16 - A section of the TJ Evans Bike Path in Granville will be closed from South Main Street west to Moots Run Rd for paving. The paving project will take 2-3 days to complete.   This project is weather dependent and the schedule subject to change if weather becomes an issue.

*** For your safety, please observe all path closure signs and instructions from work crews.  

Do not cross into closed areas.

Updates will appear on the Licking Park District website, Facebook and the Trail Hotline (740.349.4823).

We will pass along any schedule change information as we receive it.   If you have any questions, please call or email us (740.587.2535 or info@LickingParkDistrict.com).

Thank you for your patience and cooperation as we work to improve your bike paths.

T J Evans Bike Path Closure

Notice from the Licking County Parks Department

July 18 through August 1 - A section of the TJ Evans Bike Path in Granville will be completely closed from the Main St bike path parking lot east of Granville Milling, up to the Granville Rotary Bridge, from July 18 through August 1. The repair is to correct bank erosion and unstable bank conditions.

*** For your safety, please observe all path closure signs and instructions from work crews.  
Do not cross into closed areas.


Updates will appear on the Licking Park District website, Facebook and the Trail Hotline (740.349.4823).
We will pass along more information as we receive it, and let you know if there are any changes. If you have any questions, please call or email us (740.587.2535 or info@LickingParkDistrict.com).

 Thank you for your patience and cooperation as we work to improve your trails.

Notice of Public Hearing July 18, 2018

At its regular meeting on June 20, 2018, the Granville Village Council held over the public hearing until July 18, 2018 at 7:30pm in the Granville Village Council Chambers, 141 East Broadway, for the following:

Ordinance No. 08-2018, An Ordinance to Amend Ordinance No. 15-2018 Providing for Adjustments of the Annual Budget for the Fiscal year 2018 and Revising Sums for Operating Expenses

This ordinance, if approved, would approve appropriations to complete engineering services for various improvements to the water plant

All legislation is available for review at the Village Offices during regular business hours, which are normally 8:00am - 4:30pm, Monday through Friday. The Village Offices are located at 141 East Broadway

Legislationi Adopted June 20, 2018

The Granville Village Council adopted the following legislation at the June 20, 2018 regular meeting:

                Resolution No. 2018-40, A Resolution to Obtain the Services of Bird & Bull Engineering to Complete the Required Planning and Design/Engineering Services Regarding Four Key Water Plant Improvement Projects

This Resolution allows the Village Manager to hire the Village Engineering Bird & Bull to plan and design as well as send out to bid Village water plant improvement projects.

All legislation is available for review at the Village Offices during regular business hours, which are normally 8:00am - 4:30pm, Monday through Friday. The Village Offices are located at 141 East Broadway.

Legislation Adopted June 6, 2018

The Granville Village Council adopted the following legislation at the June 6, 2018 regular meeting:

                Resolution No. 2018-38, A Resolution to Authorize the Village Manager to Advertise for bids for the Construction of a New Service Department Complex on Columbus Road

This Resolution allows the Village Manager to seek construction bids for the new service department complex proposed for Columbus Road.   It is estimated that the total project will be just over 16,000 square feet. 

              Resolution No. 2018-39, A Resolution to Obtain the Services of Bird & Bull Engineering as Criteria Engineer for a Design/Build Project to Replace the Water Treatment Plant Control Systems

This Resolution allows the Village Manager to request that the Village Engineer Bird & Bull provide design/build criteria engineering for redoing the water plant control systems.

All legislation is available for review at the Village Offices during regular business hours, which are normally 8:00am - 4:30pm, Monday through Friday. The Village Offices are located at 141 East Broadway.

Legislation Adopted May 16, 2018

The Granville Village Council adopted the following legislation at the May 16, 2018 regular meeting:

Resolution No. 2018-37, A Resolution to Express Appreciation for      Terry Hopkins

This Resolution celebrates the tenure of Terry Hopkins as Service Department Director, Supervisor, Tree Trimmer and Equipment Operator with the Village of Granville for the past 27 ½ years.  Mr. Hopkins is retiring at the end of May, 2018.

All legislation is available for review at the Village Offices during regular business hours, which are normally 8:00am - 4:30pm, Monday through Friday. The Village Offices are located at 141 East Broadway.

Notice of Public Hearing May 9, 2018

The Granville Village Council adopted the following legislation at the May 9, 2018 regular meeting:

Ordinance No. 06-2018, An Ordinance to Approve the Development Plan and Preliminary Plat for the Eaton Woods Development Project on Newark-Granville Road

This ordinance approved the development plan with modifications for the entire Eaton Woods project proposed by the Southgate Corporation for a property located along Newark-Granville Road.   The project consists of three medical buildings, retail space, cluster housing, townhomes and single-family homes.  The proposed project is covers 57.5 acres that will include green space and a walking trail.

All legislation is available for review at the Village office during regular business hours, which are normally 8:00am - 4:30pm, Monday through Friday. The Village office is located at 141 East Broadway.

 

Legislation Adopted May 2, 2018

The Granville Village Council adopted the following legislation at the May 2, 2018 regular meeting:

Resolution No. 2018-33, A Resolution to Appoint a Member to the Union Cemetery Board of Trustees

This resolution (re)appointed Lyn Boone as the community representative to the Union Cemetery Board.  Mrs. Boone’s term on the Board expired on May 31, 2018, with the new term expiring on May 31, 2021.

Resolution No. 2018-34, A Resolution to Declare, with the Granville Township Trustees, that Operation and Maintenance of the Union Cemetery, Under the Provisions of Section 759.27 of the Ohio Revised Code, Shall Continue

This resolution continued the operation of the Old Colony burying Ground as a Union Cemetery for an additional year. 

Resolution No. 2018-35, A Resolution to Appoint a Member to the Granville Arts Commission

This resolution appoints Amanda Love to the Granville Arts Commission to fill the term of Meg Ginther, who resigned April 10, 2018.  Ms. Love’s term is effective until January 31, 2020.   

Resolution No. 2018-36, A Resolution Endorsing the Granville Exempted Village School District’s Academic, Extracurricular and Fiscal Management Policies

This resolution is an endorsement of Granville school district’s high academic standards and achievements, their support of quality extracurricular options for students and their strong financial management policies.

All legislation is available for review at the Village office during regular business hours, which are normally 8:00am - 4:30pm, Monday through Friday. The Village office is located at 141 East Broadway.

 

Notice of Public Hearing

At its regular meeting on April 18, 2018, the Granville Village Council held over the public hearing until May 9, 2018 at 7:30pm in the Granville Village Council Chambers, 141 East Broadway, for the following:

      Ordinance No. 06-2018, An Ordinance to Approve the Development Plan and Preliminary Plat for the Eaton Woods Development Project on Newark-Granville Road

This ordinance, if approved, would approve the development plan for the entire Eaton Woods project proposed by the Southgate Corporation for a property located along Newark-Granville Road.   The project will consist of three medical buildings, retail space, cluster housing, townhomes and single-family homes.  The proposed project is proposed for 57.5 acres that will include green space and a walking trail.

All legislation is available for review at the Village Offices during regular business hours, which are normally 8:00am - 4:30pm, Monday through Friday. The Village Offices are located at 141 East Broadway.

Legislation Adopted April 18, 2018

The Granville Village Council adopted the following legislation at the April 18, 2018 regular meeting:

Ordinance No. 07-2018, An Ordinance to Amend Ordinance No. 15-2017 Providing for Adjustments of the Annual Budget  for the Fiscal Year 2018, and Revising Sums of Operating Expenses

This ordinance, if approved, would be a supplemental appropriation to amend the 2018 annual operating budget to account for South Cherry Street storm water line and water line project.

Resolution No. 2018-32, A Resolution to (Re)Appoint Members to the Bryn Du Commission

This resolution reappoints Candi Moore and Joe Hickman as representatives to the Bryn Du Commission as appointees of Granville Township.  Their current terms expire on April 30, 2018.   The Chamber recommended that Candi Moore and Joe Hickman be reappointed as their representatives to the Bryn Du Commission.

All legislation is available for review at the Village Offices during regular business hours, which are normally 8:00am - 4:30pm, Monday through Friday. The Village Offices are located at 141 East Broadway.

Planning Commission Meeting Notice

The Granville Planning Commission will hear the following applications at its meeting on Monday, April 23, 2018, at 7:00 p.m. in the Village Council Chambers, 141 East Broadway:

NoteThe applications listed under New Business are “open to the public” but are "not public hearings.” The only individuals who are permitted to speak at this hearing are those individuals who are the actual “parties” to the matter. The following persons or their attorneys are considered to be parties: the applicant, the owner of the property that is the subject of the application, the owner of property that is adjacent or contiguous to that property that is the subject of the application, and any other person who claims that a direct, present injury or prejudice will occur to a personal property right if the application is approved or denied.

New Business:

Application #2018-037, submitted by Blanchard Construction, on behalf of Kappa Kappa Gamma, for the property located at 110 North Mulberry Street.  The request is for architectural review and approval of a window replacement on the second story of the residence.  The property is zoned Village Residential District (VRD) and is located within the Architectural Review Overlay District (AROD).

Application #2018-040, submitted by Kessler Sign Company, on behalf of Village Family Dentist, for the property located at 127 South Prospect Street.  The request is for architectural review and approval to replace the existing projecting sign. The property is zoned Village Business District (VBD) and is located within the Architectural Review Overlay District (AROD).

Application #2018-041, submitted by Kelly Prince, on behalf of Doug and Lisa Cholewa, for the property located at 1007 Newark-Granville Road.  The request is for architectural review and approval of an addition to the west side of the residence.  The property is zoned Suburban Residential District-A (SRD-A), and because of its location within the Transportation Corridor Overlay District (TCOD), requires review by the Granville Planning Commission.

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