Village Government

 

The Village of Woodlawn operates under the Charter form of government, known as the "Mayor-Council-Manager-Plan" The powers of the municipal government are distributed among the municipality, the electorate, the various elected and appointed officials and the boards and commissions as provided under the provisions of the charter. The Mayor is the Village's chief elected official, and is also the "President of Council". The Council consists of six members. Members are elected to terms of four (4) years each. The Council chooses a Vice Mayor from its own ranks. Appointed or contracted officials are the Municipal Manager, Finance Director, Law Director and Clerk of Council.

Council meetings are held on the last Tuesday of each month, beginning at 7:00 P.M. ( Meeting days and times may vary for summer sessions.) Meetings are open to the public. Individuals wishing to speak before Council may sign up to do so before the meeting begins. See cable access listings for the televised meetings.

Residents and interested individuals are cordially invited to attend and participate in Council Meetings. All meetings are held in Council Chambers, located in the Woodlawn Municipal Building, 10141 Woodlawn Blvd. We look forward to seeing you!


 


 

SPECIAL SESSION OF COUNCIL

 

Notice is hereby given that the Village of Woodlawn Council will hold a Special Council Meeting on Tuesday, July 7, 2020, at 6:00 p.m. The meeting shall be held in Council Chambers, 10141 Woodlawn Boulevard, Woodlawn, Ohio 45215.  Listed below are the specific agenda items for discussion:

 

  1.  To adjourn to an executive session under Section 121.22(G)(3) of the Ohio Revised Code to discuss pending litigation with the Village Law Director.

  2.  To adjourn to an executive session under Section 121.22(G)(1) of the Ohio Revised Code to discuss the employment of a public employee.

  3.  To discuss the operations of the Village tax department.

  4. To consider, discuss, and vote on a resolution to authorize the Municipal Manager to enter into an agreement with IBI Group for engineering services.

  5.  Conduct any other business, including passing motions, rules suspensions, and executive sessions, necessary to accomplish the foregoing.

 

VOW regular Council Meeting will be held on

Tuesdays  at 7:00 pm

For previous council and committee meetings 

Follow the link below to access ICRC TV

 https://www.icrctv.com/community/woodlawn

 

 

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Charter Review Commission

Meeting Announcement

 

The Village of Woodlawn Chater Review Commission has scheduled the following meetings at the Woodlawn Municipal Building, 10141 Woodlawn Blvd. Meetings are being held at 6:00 pm. Any changes will be posted here on the Village's website.

 

Meetings Dates are held on Wednesdays:

May 27th

June 3rd

June 10th

June 17th

June 24th

July 1st

July 8th

 

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To view, the latest Council meetings 

 

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 https://www.icrctv.com/community/woodlawn

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Due to Covid-19 All Village meetings will be held as scheduled on Zoom until further notice!

 

Check frequently to see when Monthly Committee Meetings are held, are a call for more details at 513-771-6130

Recreation

Safety

Economic Development

Tree Board Committee

Public Works

Finance Committee

Law Committee

COTW

Council Meeting

 

1st Tuesday

2nd Tuesday

2nd Wednesday

2nd Tuesday, every other month  

1st Wednesday

3rd/4th Monday

3rd/4th Wednesday

2nd Wednesday, every other month

Last Tuesday

 

 

7:00 p.m.

7:00 p.m.

7:00 p.m.

10:00 a.m.

7:00 p.m.

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7:00 p.m.

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7:00 p.m.

 


 


Village Boards, Committees and Commissions

All boards and commissions are established by Village Council. Following is a list of Village Boards, Committees and Commissions, and their functions:

Recreation Commission

The Woodlawn Recreation Commission consists of seven members appointed by the Mayor and Council. The Commission serves as an n advisory board to the Village Council regarding the recreation needs of the Village.

Planning Commission

Woodlawn Planning Commission is a continuing body of five (5) members, including the Mayor, one council member and three (3) citizens of the municipality (appointed by the Mayor with the approval of Council). Planning Commission is responsible for maintaining a Master Plan and the planning and advising of municipal development and redevelopment. The Planning Commission also has responsibilities and powers related to the Woodlawn Zoning Ordinance, including, but not limited to:

  • Reviewing proposed zoning amendments and Planned Unit Development (PUD) applications as filed by property owners, and providing recommendations to Village Council.
  • Review and approve/disapprove Conditional Use applications.
  • Initiate advisable Official Zoning District Map changes or changes in the text of the Code that are in the best interest of the public through a recommendation to Village Council.

Planning Commission meets on the 2nd Thursday of each month in Council Chambers at 11 AM.

 Board of Zoning Appeals

The Board of Appeals (BZA) shall consist of seven (7) Village of Woodlawn residents. The BZA hears and decides appeals where it is alleged that there is an error in any order, requirement, decision or determination made by the Zoning Officer in the enforcement of the zoning code. Along with certain power and duties, The BZA may also permit exceptions and grant variances as noted in the Planning and Zoning code.

The Woodlawn Board of Zoning Appeals meets as scheduled in Council Chambers at 7:00 P.M.

Woodlawn Tree Board

The Woodlawn Tree Board consists of five members including the Woodlawn Public Works Director, a member of Council, the Mayor and two members appointed by the Mayor with the approval of Council. The Board is responsible for developing and administering a comprehensive tree management program for Woodlawn and can make recommendations to Council or the Mayor on any actions they deem necessary for the care and preservation of trees and shrubs in the Village.

Tax Board of Review

A Tax Board of Review exists to hear appeals from any person dissatisfied with any rule or decision of the Tax Commissioner.