The Zoning Department serves the community by protecting residential standards and property values for Plain Township residents.
The Department ensures that property is in compliance with zoning and nuisance requirements which assures the health and safety of the public, and improves the appearance and quality of living conditions in neighborhoods to help maximize property values.
The Zoning Department regulates land use, prevents land-use conflict, allows growth to occur in a rational manner, and manages density.
Dennis D. Fulk
Planning, Zoning &
Development Director Denny has been a resident of Stark County for most of his life, and he and his wife live in Plain Township. A graduate of Hoover High School and the University of Akron, Denny has worked in both public and private sectors. He is a registered Professional Surveyor in the State of Ohio, and is a member of many organizations, including Stark County Township Association and Professional Land Surveyors of Ohio.
His responsibilities include ensuring that the Plain Township Zoning Code is understood, fairly enforced, and revised as needed. He will also be involved with planning functions and economic growth and development. If you have questions or concerns in any of these areas, Denny and the Zoning Department will be available to assist you.
The Plain Township Trustees are accepting letters of intent from persons interested in filling expiring terms for the Board of Zoning Appeals and Zoning Commission.