Planning and Zoning

Planning and Zoning Commission

Purpose: Considers rezoning, subdivision layout and planning requests, and makes recommendations to the City Council.

Chair: Richard Parker

Vice Chair: John Black

Staff Advisor: Conrad Olmedo, AICP, CZO - Planning Manager 

Meetings: 4th Monday, 7:00 PM (Meeting Schedule for 2022)

Location: 425 S. Lexington Ave., City Municipal Building

Meeting Video Archive: Planning & Zoning Commission Playlist

Code, Special Act, or Resolution Reference: By Ordinance 6/30/72

Reorganized: 11/19/13

Meetings are being held in a hybrid manner: in person at the City Municipal Building in the Municipal Conference Room (lower level) located at 425 S. Lexington Ave. and remotely via the Zoom Virtual Meeting Platform: 

Zoom Meeting Link:

OR by Phone: +1 301 715 8592 Webinar ID: 886 6800 9599

*The June 27, 2022 meeting will be held ONLY remotely due to construction occurring both in the Municipal Council Chambers and Conference Room; join via the Zoom link provided above.

Commission Membership


City Regular MembersETJ Regular Members
Richard Parker, ChairBill Abplanalp
John Black, Vice ChairJoan Zec Nelson
James Kirkpatrick
Lee Roane
Ryan Kirk

City Alternate MembersETJ Alternate Member
Amber WrightEthan Raynor
Patricia Gamble


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Items may be requested to be placed on the agenda of the Planning and Zoning Commission by contacting the Planning & Transportation Department at (336)222-5110.