Planning Commission

Applications are being accepted to fill current Planning Commission vacancy. The recruitment will remain open until filled.

Application Packet


Regular Meetings

  • 1st Wednesday of each month
  • 7 p.m.
  • City Hall

Special Meetings

  • As necessary (notice of Special Meetings will be posted a minimum of 24 hours in advance of meetings)
  • City Hall

Agendas & Minutes

Agendas for all Planning Commission meetings are posted to the Event Calendar on the City's website, at the University Place Library and City Hall located at 3609 Market Place West.


CommissionerDate AppointedTerm Expires
Anthony PaulsonJanuary 10, 2011January 31, 2023
Bill PetersMarch 1, 2021January 31, 2026
Chuck FosterJuly 6, 2020January 31, 2024
David Graybill (Chair)February 1, 2016January 31, 2024
Frank Boykin, Jr. (Vice Co-Chair)January 10, 2011January 31, 2023
Sandy McKenzie (Vice Co-Chair)December 7, 2020January 31, 2025
January 31, 2024

About the Commission

The Planning Commission is a group of seven members that advise the City Council on the following topics: 

  • Growth management
  • General land use
  • Transportation planning
  • Long-range capital improvement plans
  • Other matters as directed by the City Council

The Planning Commission shall also hold hearings on and develop a Comprehensive Plan for the City and make recommendations to the City Council on amendments to the Comprehensive Plan, the Zoning Code and map, and the Development Regulations of the City.