Welcome to the Village of Newburgh Heights Housing and Building Department.
HOUSING AND BUILDING DEPARTMENT NOTICE
Due to the COVID-19 (coronavirus) guidelines set forth by the State of Ohio, the Housing and Building Department will be conducting business online, or by appointment, for the foreseeable future.
A member of the staff will be available to take your calls, answer emails and conduct most business of the department Monday-Thursday from 9am-3:30pm and Fridays, 9am-3pm.
THE HOUSING AND BUILDING DEPARTMENT WILL REMAIN OPEN. PERMITS MUST BE OBTAINED BEFORE WORK IS STARTED UNLESS THERE IS AN EMERGENCY. PERMITS ARE REQUIRED TO BE OBTAINED WITHIN 24 HOURS OF ANY EMERGENCY. PERMIT FEES CAN BE PAID BY CHECK, MONEY ORDER, CREDIT CARD. ALLOW AMPLE TIME FOR PAYMENTS TO BE RECEIVCED AND PERMITS TO BE PROCESSED BEFORE WORK IS SCHEDULED. THE STATE OF OHIO ALLOWS 30 DAYS TO BE PROCESSED.
2020/2021 RENTAL PERMIT APPLICATIONS ARE DUE BY MARCH 31ST.
All permit forms, rental permit applications, contractor registrations, point of sale application and other forms can be found out on the website. Please visit the website for Housing and Building contact information, forms and other important Housing and Building information.
POINT OF SALES WILL BE STILL BE CONDUCTED WITH SOME RESTRICTIONS. PLEASE CONTACT THE DEPARTMENT FOR MORE INFORMATION.
Thank you for your patience and understanding during this difficult time. We are committed to assisting residents and others who work in the Village. Please be safe and continue to reach out to us for resources and housing guidance.
In 2000, Newburgh Heights established a non-residential Building Department which has fostered the growth to a full-time professional Housing and Building Department that serves as an important partner to property owners, business owners and all residents who call Newburgh Heights home. We support current and new development and efforts to help keep the Village’s housing stock healthy and growing. We are committed to guiding and helping our resident’s live well in Newburgh Heights whether they are a first-time home owner to a long-time renter. We encourage you to contact our offices to learn more about services offered to all residents or to get guidance and information on issues related to owning a home or business in Newburgh Heights.
The Housing and Building Department of the Village of Newburgh Heights is dedicated to supporting residents, home-owners, and business owners to be successful while fostering a sense of home-town pride in the community. We are committed to forming lasting partnerships within the Village of Newburgh Heights that will advance growth while offering support and guidance to protect and maintain Newburgh Height’s valuable housing stock. We pledge that the members of the Housing and Building Department team will be professional and will provide quality customer service to all who live and work in the Village of Newburgh Heights, and to protect the health, safety, and welfare of the public through fair interpretation and enforcement of current Newburgh Heights’ ordinances and State building code
NOTICE FOR PLANNING COMMISSION MEETING
The Village of Newburgh Heights. Planning Commission will meet on Thursday, March 26, 2020 at 6:30pm. The meeting will be held at Village Hall, Council Chambers, located at 3801 Harvard Avenue in the Village of Newburgh Heights, Ohio.
I. Call to Order
II. Approval of minutes
III. Consideration and recommendation for appointment to the Village of Newburgh Heights Community Reinvestment Area Housing Council
IV. Review and recommendation of Ordinance 2020-11, “Solar Panels” as referred by Village Council, March 3, 2020
V. Review application for proposed installation of roof mounted solar panels for the property located at 4611 Gamma Avenue (511-10-061)
VI. Review application for proposed alteration of a commercial property located 4108 Harvard Ave (511-09-066)
VII. Review and recommendation of Ordinance 2019-17, An Ordinance adopting a moratorium on the granting of building permits, zoning approvals, and certificates of occupancy that would authorize the location, construction or operation of a commercial tattoo parlor, piercing studio, massage parlor or vaping store, and declaring an emergency.
VIII. Public comment
IX. Action on submitted application
Posted at Village Hall, Village website, March 12, 2020, and in the Neighborhood News, March 18, 2020.
HOUSING COMMITTEE MEETINGS
The Housing Committee will meet the following dates:
Monday, January 13th at 6:30 PM
Monday, February 17th at 6:30 PM
Monday, March 16th at 6:30 PM
Did you know?
Smoke and CO2 Detectors are required in all rental properties. Be sure to check that all smoke and CO2 detectors have batteries and are working properly. Inform your landlord when a detector stops working or if it is missing. Smoke detectors are required in every bedroom and in the common areas. Click Here for instructions on how to install a smoke or CO2 detector and other valuable information. Remember, if you smell gas open windows and call your landlord or gas company.
Housing and Building Commissioner
Housing & Building Department
3801 Harvard Avenue
Newburgh Heights, OH 44105
Monday – Friday
9:00 am – 5:30 pm
Business Hours as Of February 9, 2020:
Monday – Thursday
9:00 am – 5:00 pm
9:00 am – 3:00 pm
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