East Lansing Planning Commission
Meetings take place on the second and fourth Wednesday of each month @ 7 p.m. (unless otherwise noted)
54B District Court, Courtroom 2
101 Linden St.
East Lansing, MI 48823
The Planning Commission is responsible for creating a master plan for the physical development of the City; prepares comprehensive programs for capital improvements; reviews rezoning requests, site plans, subdivisions, special use permits and other land use applications; reviews the widening and extension of streets, the development of parks and other public improvements; develops new zoning standards; and ensures that the standards of appropriate environmental protection legislation are applied. The Commission consists of nine members who serve three-year terms and meet twice monthly.
View Planning Commission By-Laws (PDF)
Agendas & Minutes
Agendas are available prior to the meetings. Minutes are available following approval.
View Agendas, Minutes & Video Meeting Coverage
Meeting Coverage (Online and Television)
Planning Commission Members
John Cahill Term expires: 2018
Bryn Williams Term expires: 2018
Laura Goddeeris, Vice Chair Term expires: 2018
VACANCY Term expires: 2019
Chris Wolf Term expires: 2019
Don Davis Term expires: 2019
Summer Minnick Term expires: 2017
Daniel Bollman Term expires: 2017
Paul Stokstad Term expires: 2017
All correspondence to the Planning Commission on proposed projects and other matters should be sent to the Planning Commission secretary Tim Johnson for distribution. Phone: (517) 319-6861.
Apply for a Vacancy
Submit a Board / Commission Application (PDF) to apply for an appointment to the Planning Commission.