Planning Commission

The Planning Commission consists of seven members appointed by the Supervisor with Township Board approval. One member of the Planning Commission shall be a Township Board member. Members must be qualified Township electors. The basic function of the Planning Commission, is to make and adopt a plan for the Township’s land use and development. This master plan should include maps, charts and descriptive material. The Planning Commission is required to review any plats or subdivisions and make a recommendation prior to Township board action. The Commission also conducts public hearings and advises the Township Board regarding establishing and amending the Township Zoning Ordinances which establish land development regulations and land development districts and zones.

Meetings are held on the 2nd Wednesday of each month at 6:30 p.m. (unless otherwise noted in the schedule below).  The meetings are open to the public and are held at the Township Office located at 52 – 152nd Avenue.

Planning Commission Members

  • Terry DeHaan
  • Dennis Eade
  • Rosemary Ervine
  • Diana Garlinghouse
  • Dave Kleinjans
  • Denise Nestel (Board Rep.)
  • Jeff Pfost (Chair)

Agenda & Minutes


2020 Planning Commission Meeting Schedule
Starting time is 6:30 p.m. unless otherwise noted

  • January  8 – Cancelled
  • February 12
  • March 11
  • April 8
  • May 13
  • June 10
  • July 8
  • August 12
  • September 9
  • October 14
  • November 11
  • December 9