Planning Department Page


William Cowan


Bradley Turner
Planning Assistant

[email protected]

Please be Advised:
*Starting Monday May 4, 2020, the City Planning and Zoning Department will begin accepting appointments for permits and plan reviews. (Rental licenses and contractor’s licenses will continue to be processed through mail.) Appointments can be set up via phone 330-385-5394. We are designating Tuesdays and Thursdays from 1:00 pm-4:00 pm for these appointments. Time slots will be approximately 15 minutes to allow us to properly sanitize between appointments and provide a safe environment. In order to enter City Hall for these appointments, a face covering and gloves will be required as well as your temperature being scanned. If any of these protocols are not met, you WILL NOT be allowed inside City Hall. Please contact us with any questions you may have or to set up your appointment. Stay healthy and safe!*

Our Mission:

It shall be the mission of the East Liverpool City Planning and Zoning Department to promote continued growth, safety and welfare of it’s citizens by providing education and guidance in common practices in line with Codified City Ordinances.

Boards, Enforcement, and Services we provide:

East Liverpool Community Improvement Corporation, Design Review Board, Planning Commission, Board of Housing Appeals, Board of Zoning Appeals, Housing Code Enforcement, Building and Zoning Code Enforcement, New Business Guidance, Rental Licenses, Contractor’s Licenses, Building and Zoning Certificates, Demolition Permits, and Yard Sale Permits.

Prior to starting any project or home improvement, please contact our office to see if a permit may be needed or if your plans need to be reviewed.