Resolutions & Ordinances

Children under 18 years old shall not be on the streets, sidewalks, or other public places between the hours of 11 p.m. and 5 a.m. of the following day, unless he or she is accompanied by a parent, guardian or an adult person having the legal care or custody of such child, or unless he or she is going directly to or from a lawful activity, entertainment, or employment with the knowledge and consent of the parent, guardian or person having legal care or custody. Codified Ordinance 636.21.

Generally, mailboxes should be installed with the bottom of the box 3 1/2 to 4 feet from the ground, and in such a way that the carrier has access to the box without leaving his/her vehicle. Mailbox posts must be either 4 inches by 4 inches wood breakaway posts or 2-1/2 inches diameter metal breakaway posts. Residents should contact their postmaster with questions regarding box design and size regulations.

Open burning is prohibited. You may have a fire for cooking, warmth, pleasure, ceremonial or similar purposes without notification and/or permission from the Ohio EPA and Green Fire as long as:

  • burn only clean, dry, seasoned firewood;
  • the fire is no larger than 3 feet in diameter and 2 feet high;and
  • fire is not used for waste disposal.
Ohio Fire Code Section 307

A parking ban will be in effect for all City streets, whenever the United States Weather Bureau reports snowfall exceeding two inches. This Ordinance is enforced by the Summit County Sheriff's Office. Violators are subject to a fine of up to $100, and will be responsible for all towing and storage charges. Vehicle owners are responsible for determining in advance whether conditions will require removal of the vehicle. Codified Ordinance 452.115

A permit is required for temporary signs. These signs are permitted in business and industrial districts up to three times per calendar year, for 30 days each time. Applications & Permits For more information, contact the City of Green Zoning Office at 330-896-6605.