The Commission also conducts public hearings and advises the Columbia County Board of Commissioners on Comprehensive Plan, Development Ordinance amendments.
In coordination with the county’s Planning Manager, the commission also reviews development applications and makes recommendations on amendments to the county’s long-range Comprehensive Plan and its Zoning and Subdivision and Partitioning ordinances.
The seven-member commission is made up of residents who live in various locations throughout the county. Terms, which are staggered to allow for adequate transitioning, are four years. The Planning Commission meets the first Monday of the month at 6:30 p.m. Meetings are open to the public.
Currently, there are no open positions on the Planning Commission, however if you would like to apply, complete the online application form and submit to Jacyn Normine in the Board of Commissioners office.