Planning & Zoning Commission

City Hall is currently closed to the public until further notice in an effort to help minimize the spread of the coronavirus (COVID-19). However, City staff are still available daily to assist residents and applicants. Please contact staff for any assistance we can provide or to make an appointment with the Building & Community Development Department at 216-292-1914.

Responsibilities of the Planning & Zoning Commission

The Planning and Zoning Commission

  • Reviews plans and studies future developments
  • Reviews and recommends to council the location and design of public buildings, locations of streets and parks, and reviews all zoning matters
  • Reviews and considers applications for special permits

The Planning and Zoning Meetings take place at Beachwood City Hall, Council Chambers, on the last Thursday of each month at 6:30 p.m. *NOTE: Planning & Zoning Meetings are currently being held via Zoom Video Conference.

Submission deadlines are noon on last day of month preceding the next months Planning & Zoning Meeting.

If you have any questions or would like to confirm a date and time, please contact the Building and Community Development Department Director by email or Planning & Zoning Secretary by email or by calling 216-292-1914.

Submission Requirements and Fees


Planning Commission Members
  • Martin S. Horwitz, Mayor
  • Orry Jacobs, Chairman
  • Veronica Muth, Secretary
  • Alec Isaacson, Council Representative
  • Craig Cohen, Board Member
  • Rochelle Hecht, Board Member
  • Eric Tannenbaum, Board Member
  • Bryan Zabell, Board Member

Meeting Dates and Deadlines

Meeting Date: Meeting Deadline:
October 29, 2020 September 30, 2020
December 10, 2020 November 13, 2020

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