Development Services Department

Economic Development Division

The City of Xenia is ready for your business! Whether you are looking to start a small business, expand an existing business or are looking for prime locations for your commercial or industrial enterprise, Xenia has an economic development team in place to assist you.

The City of Xenia can help you find the right building or site for a business, assist you through the regulatory process, assist with finding and retaining a qualified workforce, or refer you to one of more than 100 resource partners to help with specific issues. We have a range of local incentives and can assist with obtaining state incentives as well.

Community Development Division

This division of the Development Services Department is responsible for the administration of initiatives and programs designed to provide housing assistance, community and neighborhood development, historic preservation, and downtown revitalization. This includes the City’s Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) program and Community Housing Impact and Preservation (CHIP) program.

Planning & Zoning Division
City planning is a partnership between the City and you (citizens) to make Xenia a wonderful place to live, work and play! Planning involves working with citizens and leaders to develop and implement a vision for the future development of the community. Learn about guides and plans for future development and growth in Xenia.