The Planning Commission is an advisory group to Council and is composed of six members appointed by the Mayor, with the approval of the City Council. The planning commission members serve for terms of three years each, along with a representative of City Council working with the Planning and Zoning Administrator . Planning Commission will meet a minimum of 4 times per year; the first Tuesday of the month, at 7:00 p.m. at the Community Center. Dates are subject to change due to agenda topics. Please watch the calendar for scheduled meetings. Click here for agendas and minutes.
Planning Commission develops a master plan as a guide for development within the city's planning jurisdiction.
They act as the initial reviewing body on all re-zoning requests and guide residential and commercial developments so that continuity and compatibility of land use will benefit the City. The Planning Commission also advises City Council on possible zoning ordinance changes.
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|Board Members||Term Expires|
|Chairman||Ed Robbins||November 30, 2021|
|Vice-Chair||Jim Smith||November 30, 2023|
|Members|| Jerry Nechal
|November 30, 2022
November 30, 2023
|Pete Shelters||November 30, 2021|
|Brandon Becker||November 30, 2022|
|Council Rep||Ben Clarke||December 2022|
|Recording Secretary||Dennise Dryden|