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    Planning Commission (bc)


    Acts in an advisory capacity to City Council in planning the development of the City (subdivisions, rezoning, parks, etc.).


    Monthly – 2nd and 4th Wednesday
    4:00 p.m.
    City Hall 2nd Floor Training Room
    900 Church Street


    Mr. Robert H. Bowden, III
    Ward 1
    Mr. Mark Lowe
    Ward 4
    Mrs. Leslie B. Gahagan
    Ward 2
    Mr. David Perault (Chair)
    Ward 4
    Mr. Robert C. Light, Jr. (Vice Chair)
    Ward 1
    Ms. Nancy Marion
    Ward 2
    Mr. Tom Rogers
    Ward 2
    As of 01/15/16

    Planning Commission Roster

    Liaison:  Tom Martin - 434-455-3909 

    Community Development Department Director: Kent White                                                               
    Membership:  The city planning commission shall be composed of seven (7) members.   

    The members of the city planning commission shall be appointed by the city council. In December of each year, the council shall appoint three (3) or two (2) members, as the case may be, to the city planning commission for terms beginning the succeeding January, to take the place of those whose terms expire.  All members appointed to the commission shall serve from the January first succeeding their appointment for a term of three (3) years, or until their successors are duly appointed and qualified.   (Code 1959, § 24-1) 

    December appointment

    Average: 5 (1 vote)