Planning Commission

Members of the Planning Commission perform the duties of an officially appointed "planning agency" as required by California State law. This includes preparing, reviewing, revising, and implementing the City's General Plan.

The Planning Commission performs all of the following functions: (1) prepares, periodically reviews, and revises, as necessary, the City's General Plan, (2) implements the General Plan through actions including, but not limited to, the administration of Specific Plans, including the Downtown Specific Plan, and zoning and subdivision ordinances, (3) annually reviews the City's Capital Improvement Program of the City for its consistency with the General Plan and (4) endeavors to promote public interest in, comment on, and understanding of the General Plan, and regulations relating to it.

The Planning Commission usually meets on the first and third Wednesdays of each month at 6:00 p.m. in City Council Chambers at 505 Forest Avenue. Meetings are open to the public. See the City Calendar for our next meeting date.

Click here to view upcoming and past Planning Commission meeting agendas, minutes, and videos.

Click here to email the Planning Commission's staff liaison, Martina Caron, Senior Planner. Click here to email the Planning Commission members.

Name Term expires
Steven Kellenberg 3/31/23
Ken Sadler
Susan McLintock Whitin
Jorg Dubin (Chair Pro Tem)
Steven Goldman (Chair)