How to Attend or Watch a Meeting: Join in person or watch the live feed by scrolling down on this webpage, tuning in to FCCTV (Cox 11, RCN 2, Verizon 35), or watching on YouTube.
Past Meetings: Scroll down to widget below or visit the City's webcasts website. Scroll to the Archives section, then the Planning Commission section. Scroll to find meetings.
Public Comment at Meetings: Community members may sign up to speak for a maximum of 3 minutes using the paper slips provided at in-person meetings and submitting them to the Planning Commission Clerk. For virtual comments at meetings, please email Jack Trainor.
Submit Written Comment: Written comment will be accepted until 12:00 P.M. on the day of the meeting. Please Email Jack Trainor and Paul Stoddard and include the subject line "Written Comment for Planning Commission Meeting [Date of Meeting]".
Agendas are available prior to the meetings. Minutes are available following approval.
The Planning Commission Studies and recommends changes to the City's Comprehensive Plan and reviews all site plans to ensure consistency with the plan. Annually, the commission prepares and revises a five year capital improvements program, including capital budget recommendations. The Planning Commission makes recommendations on the preservation of historical landmarks, and design of public bridges, street fixtures, and other public structures and appurtenances. The Planning Commission advises the City Council and the City Manager.
The seven members are appointed by the City Council for four year terms. Each member is paid $100 monthly and the Chair is paid $150 monthly.