5735 Wales Ave NW
Massillon, Ohio 44646

Telephone: 330-832-8023
Fax: 330-832-5936

Office Hours
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Important Downloads

Residential Fence Application

Residential Fence Application
A site plan must be submitted with this application showing the size of the lot, property lines, location of the proposed fence and the existing buildings or structures on the lot. Site plans should be emailed to Pprimack@jacksontwp.com when submitting an electronic application. Additional information may be required.

Approval of the BUILDING DEPARTMENT (330-451-1770), is required where applicable.

ALWAYS CHECK WITH UTILITY COMPANIES REGARDING POSSIBLE EASEMENTS ON YOUR PROPERTY PRIOR TO CONSTRUCTING A FENCE OR ANY OTHER ACCESSORY STRUCTURE. CALL BEFORE YOU DIG 1-800-362-2764

PERMIT EXPIRES ONE YEAR FROM DATE OF ISSUANCE IF CONSTRUCTION HAS NOT COMMENCED.

Address
Address
City
State/Province
Zip/Postal
If you are unsure of your Zoning Classification, please use the interactive map to do so. CLICK HERE to be taken to the map.

Height and Length of Fence

FRONT WITHIN 25 FT. OF RIGHT OF WAY

FRONT BEYOND 25 FT. OF RIGHT OF WAY

RIGHT SIDE

LEFT SIDE

REAR

FENCES MUST BE A MINIMUM OF 5 FT. FROM ANY ROAD RIGHT OF WAY.
FENCES ABUTTING AN ADJOINING PROEPRTY MAY BE INSTALLED ON THE PROPERTY LINE.
PROPERTY LINES ARE DETERMINED BY SURVEYORS PROPERTY PINS OR RIGHT OF WAY LINES, NOT THE EDGE OF ROAD, PAVEMENT OR WALKWAYS.
FENCES PLACED ON A CORNER LOT MUST NOT IMPAIR VISION TO TRAFFIC. (See Zoning Resolution for complete regulations.)

Dimensions of Lot

$
Plot Plan Submitted
Variance Approved

Total includes processing fee if paid by credit card
Credit Card
Credit Card
By signing this application, you are giving permission to the Zoning Department access your property for the purposes of inspection of this permit request.