Today: August 8, 2020

Upcoming Events

4:00 pm Community / Economic Development / Parks & Recreation Committee @ Municipal Building
Community / Economic Development… @ Municipal Building
Aug 11 @ 4:00 pm
Meetings of City Council will remain accessible to the public via live stream on the City’s website (  and City Facebook page ( as well [...]
6:00 pm Pre-Council Meeting @ Municipal Building
Pre-Council Meeting @ Municipal Building
Aug 17 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
The City Council meeting will remain as scheduled. However, due to the directives surrounding COVID – 19, it is highly recommended the public view the [...]
7:00 pm Council Meeting @ Municipal Building
Council Meeting @ Municipal Building
Aug 17 @ 7:00 pm
The Ashtabula City Council will hold a Council Meeting, using Zoom Teleconference, in accordance with the Ashtabula Municipal Charter Section 10 titled “TIME OF MEETING; [...]

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The Engineering Division is responsible for many of the City’s projects, such as street repairs, paving, sewer repairs, street cuts & excavations, and Sewer Tap-ins. If you are in need of a permit related to a building or engineering project, you will be able to access them on this page, fill them out and return them to our office for review and approval. The prices for permits vary depending on the project.

The Ashtabula County Building Department in Jefferson, Ohio issues all Building & Demolition Permits for the city. If you will be in need of a Building Permit, you will need to first fill out a zoning permit. Upon approval, you will take this permit to the Building Department in Jefferson for the Building Permit. You will not need a zoning permit for a demolition permit. The number for the Building Deparment in Jefferson is: 440-576-3737

Any new construction, or construction that will involve the need for a plumbing or electrical inspection will require a building permit and the inspection will be conducted by the County Building Inspector in Jefferson.

Applications for Permits needed:

       zoning permit app       Street Excavation       Sewer Tap in