PC - Planning Commission

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The Planning Commission is responsible for reviewing all zoning applications, site plans, sign packages, subdivision plats, and text amendments to the land development related codes. Certain applications, such as zoning map amendments, subdivision plats, and text amendments, are then routed to the City Council for final considerations.


The Planning Commission meets on the 2nd Thursday of the month at 7 PM in the Council Chambers at City Hall.


Planning Commission Members are appointed to 3-year terms by the Mayor and with the consent of the City Council.

Name  Date of Appointment  Term Expires
 Scott Rayho, Chairman  November 2015  June 2022
 Dennis Hellige, Vice Chairman  May 1997  June 2021
 Erik Illies  September 2015  June 2022
 Rick Moss  May 2015  March 2021
 Randy Mitchell  June 2006  June 2021
 Russell Wepking  November 2006  March 2021
 Matt Popov  May 2009  June 2021
 Curtis Bechtle  June 2018  March 2021
 John Truax  February 2019  February 2022
 Matthew Bednara  February 2019  December 2020
 Michelle Forneris  April 2019  December 2020


Agendas, Minutes, and Videos

Access agendas, minutes, and videos in our Legislative Information Center. Here you will be able to search the legislation database by keyword, by year, by type, and more by means of an advanced search interface.


For more information about the Planning Commission contact:

Derek Jackson - Community Development Director (Staff Liaison)
Phone: 618-346-5200 x1129      Email: email

Shawna Robinson - Planning Assistant (Recording Secretary)
Phone:618-346-5200 x1143    Emailemail