Zoning Disclaimer:


Zoning descriptions are maintained by Lucas County and are subject to change.  Information provided is deemed a reliable point of reference but is not guaranteed and should be independently verified with the individual township.  Please contact the Toledo-Lucas County Plan Commissions at (419) 245-1200.  Refer to the Sylvania Township Zoning Resolution for additional requirements.


Note that the Zoning Codes are different than the Class/Landuse codes used by the Lucas County Real Estate Division.


Zoning Code                              Description                                                  Township

R-4                                              Multi-Family District                                   Sylvania Township


The purpose of R-4 Multifamily Residential District is to provide for multifamily dwellings.    


Permitted Uses

Accessory Uses

Dwelling, Multi-Family

Dwelling, Single-Family

Dwelling, Two-family

Essential Services

Public Uses


Conditional Uses

The following uses may be approved as Conditional Uses:


Child Day Care Facility

Conversion of Dwellings

Golf Courses



Non-Commercial Recreational Facility

Professional Activities

Public Service Facility

Residential Care Facility

Self Serve Storage Facility

Semi-Public Uses

Telecommunication Tower