Planning Commission


August 3, 2017
Any Site Plans submitted for review will be attached to the Agenda.



The Planning Commission makes recommendations on petitions for rezoning, amendments to the Development Regulations and amendments to the Comprehensive Plan.  The Planning Commission renders final decisions on subdivision and site development plans and makes recommendations on all annexation proposals prior to submission to the Town Board for the requisite public hearing.  The Planning Commission meets regularly on the first Thursday of the month, 7:00 at Town Hall located 39 N. Hickory Avenue, when action is required.  

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The Planning Commission consists of five members appointed for five-year terms by the

Board of Town Commissioners.

The Planning Commission is charged with monitoring growth and development in the town. All site plans, subdivisions and rezoning requests are reviewed by the Planning Commission to assure compliance with town codes. The group also conducts special studies as needed on growth management needs, including traffic studies, water and sewer plans, etc.

  Powers & Duties  

Current Commission

Phil Raub, Chair
Keith Powell, Vice Chair
Don Coates
Pete Schlehr
Lois Kissinger Kelly
Joseph Higinbothom, Alternate


The primary focus of the Planning Commission is to guide the development and growth of the Town and preserve the character of the community.   

For more information about volunteering for this commission, call 410-638-4540.