City Planning Commission

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2018 Meetings

Meeting Date
Agenda (PDF)
January 16 Agenda   Minutes
February 20 Agenda Resolution 03-18 Public Hearing Notice Minutes
March 20 March 22 Agenda   Minutes
April 17 Agenda
Resolution 12-18 Public Hearing Notice
May 15 May 22 Agenda    
June 19
July 17
August 21      
September 18      
October 16
November 20
December 18      

About the Commission

The City Planning Commission shall from time to time make recommendations to the department of planning and development on such functions of the department as the comprehensive development plan, zoning ordinances, renewal plans and the capital budget and program.

The Commission meets monthly and makes recommendations to the Department of Planning and Urban Design on the following types of actions:

  • Capital Improvement Program and Budget
  • Urban Renewal Plans
  • Comprehensive Plans
  • Amendments to the Building Zone Map (Rezoning)
  • Amendments to the Zoning Code
  • Major Subdivisions
  • Street Removals, Namings, Renamings and Dedications
  • Waterfront Development Review
  • Annexations
  • Public Facility Naming, Renaming and Dedications
  • City Historic District Designations

Review is initiated by introduction of legislation in City Council or by permit application to Licenses and Inspections. An analysis prepared by the Department of Planning and Urban Design is presented to the City Planning Commission, with a public hearing if required, and their recommendations are forwarded to City Council or Licenses and Inspections in the form of a resolution.

The Planning Commission generally meets on the third Tuesday of each month at 6:00 p.m.

City Code: Sec. 5-601. - City planning commission.


Seven members sit on the City Planning Commission. They are:

Chair: Polly Weir

Vice Chair: Desmond Baker

Lloyd Budd

Joseph Chickadel

Anthony J. Hill

Tanya Washington

Chief of Staff, Office of Mayor Michael S. Purzycki

Patrick T. Carter
Director, Department of Finance

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