Planning Commission

Purpose

The Planning Commission is charged with long-range planning for the city and is responsible for advising the City Council on matters of development, zoning, and capital improvements. It is a citizen's committee that works with CPED on the development of plans and the review of development applications. The Planning Commission consists of mayoral appointments and representatives from the School Board, Library Board, Park Board, Hennepin County, and the City Council.

Planning Commission Website

Meeting Schedule

Mondays at 4:30 on the weeks of regularly scheduled City Council meetings

Agendas & Minutes

Department

Community Planning & Economic Development (CPED)

Phone Number

(612) 673-3710

Number of Members

10

Appointment Process

The Commission uses the Citys open appointment process

Term of Appointment

2 years

Compensation

$35 a meeting, up to 4 meetings a month

Residency Requirement

Yes, must live or work in of Minneapolis

Last updated Nov 29, 2011