The Planning and Zoning Commission is made up of seven citizens who are appointed by the City Council. Appointments are for a two year term and a member can be reappointed at the term’s expiration.
The Planning and Zoning Commission approves preliminary, final plats and replats, and makes recommendations to the City Council on Site Plans, Specific Use Permits, Zoning Changes and Planned Development Issues. Furthermore, the Commission considers amendments to and the creation of new ordinances. The Commission also acts as the Capital Improvements Advisory Committee. When requested, the Committee makes recommendations regarding impact fees.