East County Code

Summit County

After a meeting last week on the revised East County Code that drew more than 150 people, Summit County Community Development Director Pat Putt says the large amount of public comment spells further analysis on the revised code.  Rick Brough has more:

The Summit County Council attracted over 30 people Wednesday for a special hearing on Chapter 3 of the East County Code. The Council Chairman Chris Robinson set out what they want to propose as code changes -- in particular getting rid of a zone that encourages density along roadways. In response, citizens talked about how the changes will affect them, and discussed their visions for the East Side and planning policies. Rick Brough has more.

The Summit County Council held a hearing Wednesday on proposed revisions to the East County Code. That's nearly two years after they received recommendations from the East County Planning Commission. But as public comments illustrated, there are different perspectives on whether the Council is moving too fast or two slow. Rick Brough has more.