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Building & Engineering

Jim McCleary, City Engineer
330-689-2729 330-689-2719
bldg@stow.oh.us
engr@stow.oh.us

Responsible for issuing building permits and for monitoring the progress of residential and commercial building projects to ensure compliance with adopted codes and standards.

 

City Council

330-689-2859
council@stow.oh.us

Elected to represent the interests of the citizenry, responsible for serving and advancing the general welfare of the people through exercising its legislative power.

 

Civil Service

330-689-2736
dbennington@stow.oh.us

 

Economic Development

Ken Trenner, Economic Development Director
330-689-2810
econdev@stow.oh.us

Responsible for establishing and maintaining a diversified economic base with an emphasis on retention and expansion of existing businesses, while attracting new growth-oriented industries.

 

Finance

John Baranek, Finance Director
330-689-2839
finance@stow.oh.us

Responsible for administration of all fiscal affairs of the City.

 

Fire/EMS

Mark Stone, Fire Chief
330-689-3290
stowfire@stow.oh.us

Responsible for the saving of life and property in the City through aggressive prevention, inspection, suppression, and rescue practices and a public safety educational program.

 

Human Resources

Nicholas A. Wren, Director of Public Service
330-689-2829
humanresources@stow.oh.us

Provides information about employment opportunities in the City of Stow government and general information about personnel and human resource issues.

 

Income Tax

Christine Snyder, Tax Administrator
330-689-2849
tax@stow.oh.us

Responsible for the collection, documentation, and enforcement of municipal income taxes due to the City.

 

Law

Amber Zibritosky, Law Director
330-689-2869
law@stow.oh.us

Provides legal service to the City by representing City Council, officers, departments and boards of the City as legal counsel and attorney.

 

Mayor’s Office

Sara Kline, Mayor
330-689-2800
themayor@stow.oh.us

Chief Executive Officer of the City.

 

Parks & Recreation

Linda Nahrstedt, Director
330-689-5100
parks@stow.oh.us

Provides leisure and cultural activities, special events, facilities, and services that encourage health, relaxation, cultural enrichment and learning.

 

Planning & Development

Rob Kurtz, Planning Director
330-689-2819
planning@stow.oh.us

Responsible for managing current and future land uses, facilitating business devlopment, enforcing the City’s Zoning Code, and issuing sign and home occupation permits.

 

Police

Jeff Film, Chief of Police
330-689-5700
stowpd@stow.oh.us

Responsible for the protection of life and property, preservation of peace, repression of crime, apprehension of criminal suspects, accident investigation and traffic law enforcement.

 

Service

Nicholas A. Wren, Director
330-689-2829
service@stow.oh.us

Responsible for trash and recycling collection, snow removal, leaf pick up, road repair, street sweeping, maintenance of cemeteries, City buildings, roads, traffic signals and street signs.

 

Street

330-689-2749
street@stow.oh.us

Responsible for snow removal, leaf pick up, road repair, street sweeping, maintenance of cemeteries, traffic signals and street signs.

 

Urban Forestry

330-689-5120
urbanforestry@stow.oh.us

Responsible for the planting, maintenance and removal of all trees in the City right-of-way as well as the review, approval and inspection of vegetative plantings and trees at new commercial, industrial and multifamily sites as required by City Council.

 

Water Billing

330-689-2889
waterbilling@stow.oh.us

Responsible for billing, collecting, and customer service to over 11,000 water customers.

 

Water Distribution

330-689-2889
waterdist@stow.oh.us

Responsible for maintenance and repair of water lines, meter reading and compliance with all EPA water quality requirements.

 

Zoning Compliance

330-689-2819
planning@stow.oh.us

Ensures compliance with City’s Zoning Code, responds to citizen complaints about zoning code violations, issues fence and shed permits, and administers Zoning Board of Appeals process.