Planning Commission

PurposeThe Planning Commission is charged with long-range planning for the city and is responsible for advising the City Council on matters of development, zoning, and capital improvements. It is a citizen's committee that works with CPED on the development of plans and the review of development applications. The Planning Commission consists of mayoral appointments and representatives from the School Board, Library Board, Park Board, Hennepin County, and the City Council.

See Planning Commission website.

Meeting ScheduleMondays at 4:30 on the weeks of regularly scheduled City Council meetings

Agendas & Minutes

DepartmentCommunity Planning & Economic Development (CPED)
Phone Number(612) 673-3710
Number of Members10
Appointment ProcessThe Commission uses the City's open appointment process
Term of Appointment2 years
Compensation$35 per meeting, not to exceed 4 meetings a month
Residency RequirementYes, must live in Minneapolis

Last updated Mar 26, 2015