Urban Development

We promote high standards for residential, commercial, recreational and community development so that the quality of the built environment enriches all of our lives. Our comprehensive master plan gives guidance on our future plans.

​Buying A Home Or City Land?

​​​It is important to verify the zoning of a property prior to purchasing. Contact the Strategic Planner at 330.848.6652 to learn more about the zoning for the property you are interested in. The following forms may also be useful to you. 

​Zoning and design regulations


The City of Barberton follows the Development Code for guidance regarding zoning and design regulations. If you plan on making facade/sign changes and your business is located in the historic district, you may need to bring your changes before the Design Review Board. The following forms may also be useful to you.
  1. Stacy Edgar Carr

    Strategic Planner