The Building Department is charged with maintaining the safety, welfare, and superior quality of Hunting Valley's structures. The Building Department consists of state-certified inspectors and support staff capable of handling all types of issues from renovations to new construction. The department issues new construction and renovation permits as well as all mechanical permits and performs Residential Property Maintenance and Pre-Sale Home Inspections.
The Building Department also provides Planning and Zoning support for current and long-range studies, including Zoning Code Modifications, Open Space Studies, and Home Site Development. It is charged with preserving the aesthetic quality and character of the Village of Hunting Valley.
BUILDING DEPARTMENT OFFICE
Monday - Friday
8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Fax: (440) 247-2110
The Service Department is responsible for approximately 19 miles of public roads and does additional snow plowing, by contract, of 6-1/2 miles of private roads. The Village Hall roadside mowing and care for the Village cemetery and conservation land is also the responsibility of the Service Department. The Service Department maintains all Village-owned vehicles and equipment. The placement of all traffic signs, road striping, and tree maintenance is also the responsibility of the Service Department.
Village Infrastructure Projects
Chagrin River Road Widening Project (South Woodland/Rt. 87 north to Cedar Road
This past year the village has completed the following in preparation for the road widening project scheduled in the summer of 2023.
Right of Way Tree Removals, Stump Grinding and Restoration
First Energy has relocated approximately 80 utility poles in conjunction with ATT and Spectrum including replacing or relocating all overhead utilities.
Dominion East Ohio Gas has relocated or lowered approximately 4,000 LF of gas main.
Old Kinsman Road (Culvert Replacement and Stream Realignment
Steel plates have been added to the top of the culvert and load restriction signs have been posted.
Design work has begun including Geotech boring, Surveying, Mapping, Hydraulics and new alignment study regarding the culvert and stream within project limits.