Plan Commission / Zoning Board

The Plan Commission/Zoning Board of Appeals is created by state law. The Mayor appoints the seven-member commission with the advice and consent of the Trustees. The Mayor designates one person as the chairperson. The Commission meets on the 2nd and 4th Thursdays of every month. Commissioners review planning-related issues such as rezoning, variance, special use, PUD (Planned Unit Development), and subdivision requests. When required, they hold public hearings on those issues.

Members of the Plan Commission include:

  • Nichole Schaeffer, Chairperson
  • David Hogan 
  • Jessica Jakubowski
  • Brian James
  • Dan Knieriem
  • Will Markunas
  • Johnny Morris

Interested in becoming a Planning Commission member?