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Building & Zoning Commissioner

 Gerry Stoker
 [email protected]
 (513) 561-7097 or (513) 884-0891 (cell)

The Building & Zoning Commissioner will assist you from the concept phase; to approval of your permit, through completion of your project.  Please call regarding your building or zoning needs.

The purpose of managing our own Building Department is to simplify and expedite the process.  Building Commissioner Gerry Stoker will perform inspections and answer your questions in a timely and informative manner.

If you are interested in opening a new business in the Village of Newtown, please call Building & Zoning Commissioner Gerry Stoker to ensure zoning compliance for your business and construction needs.

FAQ’s Residential & Commercial (1) Building and Zoning (1)



Building & Zoning Office

 3537 Church Street, Newtown, OH 45244
(513) 561-7097
 (513) 561-7555
Gerry maintains his work and meeting schedule, and no longer has established office hours at the Municipal Building.  You may reach Gerry on his cell (513) 884-0891 to schedule a meeting.  Send all inquiries to Gerry at ([email protected]) and he will get back with you.


Building & Zoning Appeals

The Building and Zoning Appeals Board meets on an as-needed basis the third Thursday of each month at 6:00pm.

Application for Board of Zoning Appeals

 Application for Planning Commission




Plan Newtown ~ A Comprehensive Plan

Zoning Code Regulations & Zoning Map

Newtown-Zoning Map March 6 2018


Building & Zoning Permits and Fees

(Make sure your email address is on the Building/Zoning Application)

Building & Zoning  Permit Application


Board of Zoning Appeals Application



Please submit (4) four copies of your plans along with the Building/Zoning Permit Application and Income Tax Bureau Registration forms by emailfax, or in person to:

Assistant to the Mayor and Website Administrator: Becky Fairley    [email protected]


Yard Sale Permit Is Required

A yard sale permit is $5.00 and may be obtained from the Village Hall M-F (8:00am to 4:00pm). Cash and checks are accepted; please make check payable to “Village of Newtown.” The receipt serves as your permit. Residents are allowed (3) three yard sales per year. The yard sale is NOT to extend beyond (3) three consecutive days. There are three weekends a permit is not required: 1) first weekend in May, 2) Father’s Day weekend and 3) first weekend in October.

YARD SALE signs are NOT permitted in the right-of-way and will be removed by Newtown Maintenance Department.  Please remove all signs at the end of your sale.


Village Office – Municipal Center

 (513) 561-7097
 3537 Church Street, Newtown, Ohio 45244
 (513) 561-7555