Storm debris and leaf pickup update: December 10 -14.  Please note storm debris pickup and leaf pickup are two separate operations (DO NOT mix brush and leaves.) and are explained in this news article.

Planning and Zoning

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The mission of the Centerville Planning Department is to prepare, maintain, and enforce the City’s land use regulations to protect the public health, safety and general welfare, and also provide for and guide the physical growth and development of the City.


  • Provide research, analysis, preparation, and recommendation of all land use legislation pending before the City Council.
  • Provide support to the Centerville Planning Commission, Board of Architectural Review (BAR) and other land use boards or task forces created by the City Council.
  • Provide residents and the general public with assistance regarding planning, zoning and subdivision questions.
  • Implement the combined City of Centerville and Washington Township comprehensive plan, Create the Vision.
  • Evaluate and report upon community statistics and trends in land use theory and practice.
  • Prepare and maintain various maps for the City including the Street Map, Address Map, and Zoning Map.
  • Implement  the Centerville's School Travel Plan in association with Centerville City Schools.


Planning Department
Centerville Municipal Building
100 W. Spring Valley Rd.
Centerville OH 45458
Open Mon-Fri 8:00AM-4:30PM

Andrew E. Rodney, AICP
City Planner/Zoning Administrator

Brochures & Guides

Below are brochures with general rules and guidelines for fences, accessory structures, temporary signs, and new business occupancy in the City of Centerville. Please refer to these prior to starting a project:

Below is an application and reference guide to be licensed as a Mobile Food Vendor in the City of Centerville:

Interactive Map

Below is a dynamic mapping application with the Parcel ID number and zoning district for each City parcel.

z_mapInteractive Zoning Map

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