Planning Commission


Regular Meetings

  • 1st and 3rd Wednesday of each month
  • 7 p.m.
  • City Hall, 3rd Floor Council Chambers

Special Meetings

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

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
Bill PetersMarch 1, 2021January 31, 2026
Byron PullenJanuary 17, 2023January 31, 2027
Chris HebertJanuary 3, 2024January 31, 2028
David Graybill (Chair)February 1, 2016January 31, 2028
Sandy McKenzie (Co Vice Chair)December 7, 2020January 31, 2025
Harriet RichardsonDecember 4, 2023Januaary 31, 2028
Stephen Smith (Co Vice Chair)January 17, 2023January 31, 2027

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.