Planning Commission

Planning and Zoning Division

Planning activities include study of specific planning and zoning issues; and review, analysis, and public hearings related to land use and zoning requests and proposals such as variances, conditional use permits, rezonings, subdivisions, Comprehensive Plan updates and amendments, zoning and subdivision ordinance amendments, and environmental review. Other planning activities include review and approval of sign permits, site plan review, and advising the general public on specific planning, zoning, and land use questions.

Planning Commission

Composed of five (5) members, four (4) general public and one (1) City Council representative. This is an advisory commission to the Council concerning comprehensive planning, zoning, platting, and other matters of a general planning nature; and matters related to street and traffic regulations, i.e. requests for stop signs, speed control, and parking regulations. 3 year term. Regularly meets second Tuesday of every month at 5:30 p.m.

Staff Contacts

Name Title Phone
Bill Green Planning and Zoning Coordinator (507) 835-9738

Commission Members

Name Title
Daren Arndt Chair
William Kasper Vice Chair
Mike Tate Member
Roy Srp City Council Rep
Pete Harty Member
William Kasper Heritage Preservation Commission Rep