It has been stated that the proposal was narrowly developed to avoid discouraging local growth of the short-term rental market, while ensuring the safety of occupants and minimizing impacts on neighborhoods. Other cities in Ohio have adopted regulations on the operation of short-term rental units in recent years, including Columbus, Cleveland, and Cincinnati.
The Toledo Regional Chamber of Commerce will continue to monitor the status of this legislation given its potential impact on this and related business activity in the city. All in-person Council committee meetings are held in Council Chambers on the first floor of One Government Center located on Jackson Boulevard in downtown Toledo.
As Manager for Local Government Advocacy, Tim Schneider advocates for local policies and laws that safeguard and foster a pro-business environment in the Toledo Region. Tim has more than 10 years of legislative and public policy experience with the local, state and federal levels of government.